Become a Partners in Reading Adult Basic Literacy or ESL Learner

A tutor and her learner practice reading.

Improve your basic reading, writing, speaking and technology skills in the Partners in Reading (PAR) program as an adult learner. PAR offers FREE one-on-one literacy tutoring, ESL tutoring, small group instruction, computer instruction, classes, workshops, family programs and more!

Leon's Story

Meet Leon, who talks about why he joined an adult literacy program and about how it has helped him in his life.

Learner Requirements

  • Be 18 or older and not be in high school
  • Live or work in San José
  • Attend orientation and complete assessment

How to Become a PAR Learner

PAR Contact Form

Please fill out this form and a PAR Staff member will call you. Due to the high number of learners asking for information, please give PAR up to a week to contact you.

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