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ELL and Citizenship Classes

Programs

  • CITIZENSHIP

    Citizenship classes are FREE and may be in person on online using Zoom.

    New cohorts start each quarter. Quarters begin October 1, January 1, April 1, and July 1.

    Please contact Lee Ling Chiam to register or to learn more about our USCIS Citizenship Program.

    leeling@lincolnasiancenter.org or 402-477-3446

  • ENGLISH

    An Intermediate/Advanced course is open to anyone wanting to improve their reading, writing, and conversation skills in English.
    Classes are held on Zoom on Wednesdays from 6PM to 7PM.

    A Beginning course is open to anyone wanting to learn the basics of English.
    Classes are offered in-person on Fridays at 10:30 am at the Asian Center.
    Classes are held on Zoom on Saturdays from 10am to 11am.

    Contact Joy Oyebefun to register or for more information.
    joy@lincolnasiancenter.org or call 402-417-0683.

  • ENGLISH FOR DRIVING

    The Asian Center offers free 4-8 week class sessions for immigrants who want to get their LEARNER'S PERMIT.

    -Classes are once per week for 1-2 hours.
    -Students will learn the rules of the road in America, as well as the English they will need to know for their test.
    -Some classes may be held in other languages such as Pashto, Arabic, Vietnamese, Ukrainian, etc. and some will be in basic English with lots of pictures.
    -At the end, students will receive a certificate for completing the class (not valid at the DMV) and the opportunity to go to the DMV with a translator.
    -Class schedule is TBD. To register, please send an email to joy@lincolnasiancenter.org or call 402-417-0683.

    **Students wanting to take the DRIVING TEST can schedule an appointment to use our driving simulator, where they can practice driving without getting in a car. (We do NOT offer driving instruction in an actual car at this time). Appointments are based on room availability and translator availability. It is recommended that students come to use the driving simulator for at least two weeks, one hour per week to get the minimum experience needed to pass their test. After that, students can come back as many times as needed.

    To make an appointment, please send an email to joy@lincolnasiancenter.org or call 402-417-0683.

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