Zainab: “I have the Best Teachers. They Help Me a Lot.”

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Having a good teacher is a critical part of language education. A good teacher helps you understand the materials better, improve faster, and feel encouraged and motivated throughout your learning process. At LCNV, we feel blessed whenever we hear our students say, “we have the best teachers!”. We are extremely thankful to our teachers who during these unconventional times,  keep …

Happy National Volunteer Week!

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Happy National Volunteer Week! Volunteers are absolutely critical to fulfilling our mission and we are fortunate to be connected to so many amazing, dedicated individuals. They support our learners as teachers, class aides, and administrative roles in our office; and we are truly thankful for the difference they made in our learners’ lives! In Marlon’s essay, he expressed how our …

“English helps me to travel throughout the world.”

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LCNV’s Distance Learning programs are up and running with tremendous success, and we will extend our current semester from April 23 to June 30 at no additional cost. We are working tirelessly to provide English literacy instruction during this unconventional time. We understand the difficulties and eagerness of our learners, and we want to support them in realizing their hopes and …

Tao: “Maybe I will get a promotion soon at work!”

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What changes can English bring to your life? Last year, over 81% of LCNV learners have achieved two or more goals. Among all the students, 881 students entered or retained employment, and 1,072 improved their employability skills. Tao is one of them. He wrote about his experience: “I got a job [at] Walmart. I am very happy day after day. …