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Adult Education

Adult Education

Chicago Commons

Adult education, financial coaching, and vocational training for parents of enrolled children.

Services Offered

Financial Literacy • Ged • Esl • Computer Classes


Chicago Commons’ Adult Education and Training Center (ETC) provides adult literacy programming to parents of participants of the Child Development Centers. The ETC helps adult learners overcome barriers to employment through literacy, financial capability, and GED classes. They also offer occasional coaching and assistance with returning to school.

In addition to courses at the Center, Chicago Commons also offers adult services at three partner schools in West Humboldt Park, including pre-ESL courses for parents who are struggling with basic reading concepts, GED preparation, and computer courses.


1633 N. Hamlin St., 2nd Floor , Chicago, IL 60647 41.911065 -87.7212012

Service Options

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish


  • Must have children enrolled at one of the four child development centers


  • Adults accepted

How to Apply

Call 773-635-2172 to speak with program staff about accessing services. All services are mobile and come to the schools.