Cedar Riverside Adult Education Collaborative

Address: 1515 S 4th St.
Minneapolis, MN 55454-1153
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Email: rubi0059@umn.edu
Phone: 612-338-5282
Website: http://cr.themlc.org/Welcome_to_the_Cedar_Riversid ...
Mission: The Cedar Riverside Adult Education Collaborative is a collaboration between three partner agencies: Riverside Plaza Tenants’ Association (RPTA), Brian Coyle Community Center, and Minneapolis Public Schools Adult Basic Education Program. Since the year 2000, these three agencies have pooled resources and worked jointly to provide education opportunities to adult immigrants and refugees living in and around the Cedar Riverside neighborhood. Our Mission To teach adults the skills and provide the support necessary to pursue personal education and employment goals Program Services • ELL Classes At Cedar Riverside Adult Education Collaborative we have 6 different levels of ELL classes ranging from Pre-literate to High Intermediate. • Class schedule: Mornings, M - F, 9am - 12noon Afternoons M - Th, 12:30pm - 3pm Evenings, M - Th, 6pm - 9pm • Location Classrooms are located in the Brian Coyle Community Center; the "M" Building and "C" Building Community Rooms; and in the Riverside Plaza Resident Resource Center where students also have access to a computer lab. • Computers As part of the regular class time students come to the computer lab for at least one hour every week. Additionally, students may use the computer lab at other times of the day for independent study. • Open Computer Lab Main computer lab is open for residents Monday - Friday 3:00pm - 5:00pm There are additional three computers are available for the residents Monday - Friday 8:00am - 8:30pm • Tutoring Assistance Volunteer tutors are available in the Resource Center classroom and computer lab Monday - Friday, 3:30 5:00pm to assist students individually with homework help; English conversation; reading practice; filling out forms; preparation for Citizenship; computer. Students must sign in and out at front desk whenever they use the computer lab or work with a tutor.