Free ESL Classes – Winter 2017 Schedule

November 22nd, 2016

Please click on one of the links below to find an English as a Second Language (ESL) class in your location. Students must attend a Registration and Testing session to be assessed and placed into an English class. Below you will find the complete Winter 2017 Classes Schedule along with the Registration and Testing locations and time.

LCMC Year in Review

October 19th, 2016

  As we marked our 53rd anniversary of providing free English instruction, we are pleased to report that, with the support of our volunteers, donors and partners, we were able to help over 1,750 adult learners improve their English language proficiency – a 25% growth over the past 5 years! Our  dedicated and committed tutors

Volunteer Spotlight – Marsha

October 17th, 2016

Marsha has dedicated over ten years of service assisting adults with learning Basic Literacy skills and English as a Second Language (ESL). She first started tutoring adults in 2005 and officially tutored until 2011. In 2009, she became a Volunteer Teaching Assistant and assisted in our first adult English class session. We are so happy to have Marsha as a

LCMC’s Intake & Assessment Specialist, Ahu Moser, will serve as a TESOL ’17 Ambassador

October 14th, 2016

Congratulations Ahu Moser, LCMC Intake & Assessment Specialist! Ahu has been invited to serve as one of the seven #TESOL17 Ambassadors at the Seattle, Washington convention!  Thousands of ESOL educators and professionals from all over the world applied for this wonderful opportunity, but only seven were selected. Every year, thousands of TESOLers come together from

Student Writings October 2016

October 10th, 2016

Read about our inspiring students’ experiences about learning English with the Literacy Council of Montgomery County.   Diana – ESL Skill Book 2 “I am very happy. I can speak English. I have one job now and I have more communication with the clients. I can understand when I speak with the people. I love

Student Writings July 2016

August 29th, 2016

Read about our students’ experiences about learning English with the Literacy Council of Montgomery County.   Risala – ESL Book 2 “I am so thankful for being part of the Literacy Council program. I learned to read and write. It is a big help for me. I can now help my children with homework. Now

Rockville Rewards Card

August 25th, 2016

Do you love to shop and eat in Rockville? How would you like to save money while helping the Literacy Council of Montgomery County (LCMC)?  Purchase a Rockville Rewards card from LCMC for $25 and one-hundred percent of the purchase supports life-changing English literacy services for adults. Then, enjoy discounts on local goods and services from September 1, 2016 to

ESL Classes – Fall 2016 Schedule

July 5th, 2016

Please click on one of the links below to find an ESL class in your location. Students must attend a Registration and Testing session to be assessed and placed into an English class. Below you will find the complete Fall 2016 Classes Schedule along with the Registration and Testing locations and time. If you have any questions,

Arriving in the United States

June 20th, 2016

Two students were asked by their tutor to write about their experiences coming to the United States. Wilfrid Mertus When I was on the plane I met new things, new people, all colors: white, black, light skin, dark skin I had never seen before. At immigration, they kept us for three hours. After that we went

Student Writing

June 9th, 2016

Read what our student’s are saying about learning English at LCMC. April 2016 Pushpa Rai – Skill Book 1, ESL Before I never text because I don’t know English. Now I know more English and I text with my teacher my family and friends. My teacher and I worked on citizenship. I passed the test.