English Skills Learning
Good Samaritan Foundation Utah
With language, you are at home anywhere
GSF English Skills Learning program provides clients with leveled classrooms that fit their language learning needs. From basic English to high-level vocabulary for employment and educational training, refugees and others come to us seeking a vital skill that will unlock opportunities for future success.
GSF's curriculum draws from experts in the field of English skills teaching, decades of research, and the most effective English teaching programs available to provide the highest quality programming for clients.
With a high-skilled and experienced staff and trained community volunteers, GSF's English Skills Learning program is available at all 3 of GSF's Neighborhood Centers, making it available to hundreds of individuals.
English skills learning unlocks opportunities for success by:
1. Individual Assessments
Ever client receives individual language assessment to ensure they are placed in the right class
2. Trained Volunteers
Highly trained community volunteers engage one-on-one in classrooms, mentoring students through the learning process.
3. Leveled Classrooms
Our classrooms are structured to meet the language needs of the clients.
4. Family Support
We are working to provide high-quality childcare for Primary caretakers of small children, enabling them to enroll in classes
5. Effective Curriculum
Our curriculum is catered to "real life" situations such as public transportation, educational requirements, job interviews and more
6. Community Connection
Building language skills allows clients to be full participants in their new communities and neighborhoods.