We provide small-group English classes for speakers of other languages. Classes learn about American holidays, discuss current events, and more. Our classes are small so everyone has a chance to talk! We begin with an assessment of your reading, writing, and speaking skills so we can get you into the right level group.
Shelby Literacy Center students can receive 1:1 tutoring or small group classes to help study and meet their U.S. citizenship goals! We provide coaching, learning resources, and support. Learn from experienced educators and mentors - we are ready to support your American Dream!
Email us today to learn how you can get started with our tutoring program.
Learn to Earn
Looking for a job or a new career? Are you trying to improve your English, math, interviewing, or career skills? Our 8-week program will include access to mobile learning career software as a well as
in-person, hands-on help writing resumes, job search help, and interviewing practice. Register to be placed on a contact list for this program. Space is limited.
This program is named in memory of our SLC founder, Betty Noe This new resource is designed get books to children and families in "book deserts" and designated literacy zones around the area. Our books are culturally and ethnically diverse and appeal to a wide age range of readers.
Teachers, if you are interested in receiving books for your classroom, resource room, or library, please follow the link below.
No one is too old to learn something new!
Our Shelby Literacy Center team hosts community literacy events throughout the year. It's a great way to promote learning and bring in our business supporters, too!
Check our special events calendar for more information.
We are recruiting tutors to help us restart our HiSET program for adults hoping to earn their High School Diplomas. If you are a student wanting help, advice, or have a question about HISET, please call (901-854-0288) or email
(firstname.lastname@example.org) and ask for Pam.
If you are a graduate of our program and need a copy of your diploma, please go to diplomasender.com for your transcript. We do not have those records.