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Adult Literacy Students Visit National September 11 Memorial and Museum

November 15, 2018

On November 15, 2018, the advanced level ESL class in Education and Career Services’ Adult Literacy Program visited the National September 11 Memorial and Museum in New York City.  This museum commemorates the tragic events from the attack on September 11, 2001. 

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Adult Literacy Cruises into 20th Year of Programming

October 1, 2018
The Adult Literacy Program celebrated it's 20th anniversary by reuniting current and former students, ESL teachers, their families, friends, and CPC staff aboard a cruise around the Statue of Liberty.
October 1, 2018
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Adult Literacy Returns to MOCA

September 17, 2018

On September 6, 2018, Education and Career Services’ Adult Literacy Program returned to the Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA).

CPC Testifies at Immigration Committee's Preliminary Budget Hearing and Press Conference

March 26, 2018

On Monday, March 26th, CPC students and teachers stood alongside immigrants, adult learners, and advocates to urge the City to baseline  $12 million in Adult Literacy funding. 

CPC Adult Literacy Students Watch the Solar Eclipse

August 21, 2017

Advanced-level students from CPC's Adult Literacy Program in Manhattan used a variety of experiments to watch this year's solar eclipse.

August 21, 2017
Amy Torres
CPC Adult Literacy Program at the National Museum of the American Indian

CPC Adult Literacy Program at the National Museum of the American Indian

January 9, 2017

On December 22, 2016, twenty-eight students from CPC’s Workforce Development Division Adult Literacy Program visited the National Museum of the American Indian.

CPC Adult Literacy Program Rallies at City Hall

CPC Adult Literacy Program Rallies at City Hall

May 26, 2016

Over 70 CPC Adult Literacy Program students rallied alongside nearly 700 other students, teachers, allies, and elected officials at City Hall park in support of increased funding for adult literacy in the city's final budget, which will be adopted by Mayor Bill de Blasio in a few weeks' time.

July 5, 2017
Amy Torres
CPC Literacy Program visits the LES Tenement Museum

CPC Literacy Program visits the LES Tenement Museum

August 27, 2015

CPC’s Workforce Development Division Queens Office for New Americans Literacy Program students visited the Lower East Side Tenement Museum as part of their “Your Stories, Our Stories” project.

Workforce Literacy Program at City Hall

Workforce Literacy Program at City Hall

June 10, 2015

 More than 300 students, teachers, and supporters rallied for Adult Literacy programming at City Hall yesterday.