Workforce Solutions Greater Dallas

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Adult Education and Literacy Services

 

Workforce Solutions Greater Dallas offers classes that equips individuals in our community with the knowledge and skills necessary to achieve successful and wage-sustaining employment.

Our Approach


Workforce Solutions Greater Dallas provides Adult Education & Literacy services through a Consortium comprised of passionate and experienced community leaders.  Our Consortium includes Dallas County Community College District, Irving ISD, Richardson ISD, Richland College – Garland Campus, The Wilkinson Center and our Workforce Solutions Greater Dallas contractor, ResCare Workforce Services.
This unique and collaborative community partnership assists unemployed and underemployed individuals with obtaining an educational foundation, overcoming language barriers, and earning a credentialed career pathway to employment.
 

Classes Tailored to Your Needs


High School Equivalency
Do you want to obtain your high school diploma?  Our dedicated high school equivalency instructors will help you successfully prepare for the high school equivalency exam!
English as a Second Language
Is a language barrier the obstacle to your desired employment or getting that well-deserved promotion?  Attending our classes will increase your proficiency in reading, writing and communicating in the English language!
Career Transitions
Thinking about attending college, but not sure of how to take the first step? Our Career Transitions classes will guide you through the process and give you the confidence to take that first step towards college class enrollment!
Career Pathways
Ready to get that credential and start to work?  Our Career Pathways courses will provide you with the skills and training necessary to make that employment connection!
Career Pathways for English Language Learners
Do you desire a fast track into employment?  Our Career Pathways courses for English language learners combine language learning with credentialed training to help get you there!
 

Find out More - Attend an Orientation!


Orientation sessions are held throughout Dallas County.  

Orientation Locations


Adult Education
& Literacy Partner
Orientation Location Street Address Orientation Date Orientation Start Time Contact for Information

Workforce
Solutions
Greater
Dallas
Grand Prairie
Workforce Center
801 S. State Highway 161, Ste. 500 Grand Prairie, TX 75051 Wednesday, September 5, 2018
Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Wednesday, October 3, 2018
Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Wednesday, November 7, 2018
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Wednesday, December 5, 2018
Wednesday, December 19, 2018
1:00 PM Front Desk
972-264-5881
  Irving
Workforce Center
2520 W. Irving Blvd,, Ste. 100 Irving, TX 75061 Thursday, August 23, 2018
Thursday, September 13, 2018
Thursday, September 27, 2018
Thursday, October 11, 2018
Thursday, October 25, 2018
Thursday, November 8, 2018
Thursday, December 13, 2018
Thursday, December 27, 2018
9:00 AM Front Desk
972-573-3500
  Mesquite
Workforce Center
2110 N. Galloway Ave., Ste. 116 Mesquite, TX 75150 Every Wednesday 9:00 AM Virma Caminero
214-821-6381
  Preston at Alpha
Workforce Center
5955 Alpha Rd.
Dallas, TX 75240
Thursday, September 6, 2018
Thursday, September 20, 2018
Thursday, October 4, 2018
Thursday, October 18, 2018
Thursday, November 1, 2018
Thursday, November 15, 2018
Thursday, December 6, 2018
Thursday, December 20, 2018
10:00 AM Front Desk
972-388-5600
  Southwest
Workforce Center
7330 S. Westmoreland Rd., Ste. 200
Dallas, TX 75237
Wednesday, August 22, 2018
Tuesday, September 12, 2018
Wednesday, September 26, 2018
Wednesday, October 10, 2018
Wednesday, October 24, 2018
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Wednesday, November 28, 2018
Wednesday, December 12, 2018
2:00 PM Front Desk
972-709-5377

Irving Independent
School District
Austin Middle School 825 E. Union Bower Rd.
Irving. TX 75061
August 27, 2018 5:30 PM Delia Watley
972-600-3770
  Irving East Library 440 S. Nursery Road
Irving, TX 75060
August 29, 2018 9:00 AM Delia Watley
972-600-3770
  West Irving Library 4444 W. Rochelle Rd.
Irving, TX 75062
August 29, 2018 12:30 PM Delia Watley
972-600-3770
  IISD Administrative Annex 820 N. O'Connor Rd.
Irving, TX 75061
August 29, 2018 5:00 PM Delia Watley
972-600-3770
  Irving Cares 440 S. Nursery Rd.
Irving, TX 75060
August 30, 2018 10:00 AM Delia Watley
972-600-3770
  South Irving Library 601 Schulze Dr. Irving, TX 75061 August 30, 2018 1:00 PM Delia Watley
972-600-3770
  Thomas Haley Elementary 3601 Cheyenne St.
Irving, TX 75062
August 30, 2018 4:30 PM Delia Watley
972-600-3770
  Brown Elementary 2501 W. Tenth St.
Irving, TX 75060
August 30, 2018 6:30 PM Delia Watley
972-600-3770

Dallas
County
Community
College
Bill J Priest Institute 1402 Corinth St.
Dallas, TX 75215
Friday, September 14, 2018
Friday, November 9, 2018
9:30 AM Alexandrea Prieto
214-860-5902
  Bill J Priest Institute 1402 Corinth St.
Dallas, TX 75215
Thursday, October 11, 2018 5:00 PM Alexandrea Prieto
214-860-5902
  Brookhaven College
ESL, BOSS and Patient Care Tech Only
3939 Valley View Ln.
Farmers Branch, TX 75244
Bldg. W Room 108
Friday, September 14, 2018 9:15 AM Kena Tamez
972-860-4600
Ext. 4507
  Brookhaven College
ESL and GED Only
3939 Valley View Ln.
Farmers Branch, TX 75244
Bldg. W Room 108
Friday, September 28, 2018 5:45 PM Kena Tamez
972-860-4600
Ext. 4507
  Brookhaven College
ESL and GED Only
3939 Valley View Ln.
Farmers Branch, TX 75244
Bldg. W Room 108
Friday, October 12, 2018 9:15 AM Kena Tamez
972-860-4600
Ext. 4507
  Brookhaven College
ESL, BOSS and Patient Care Tech Only
3939 Valley View Ln.
Farmers Branch, TX 75244
Bldg. W Room 108
Friday, October 26, 2018 5:45 PM Kena Tamez
972-860-4600
Ext. 4507
  Brookhaven College
ESL, BOSS and Patient Care Tech Only
3939 Valley View Ln.
Farmers Branch, TX 75244
Bldg. W Room 108
Friday, November 9, 2018 9:15 AM Kena Tamez
972-860-4600
Ext. 4507
  Brookhaven College
ESL and GED Only
3939 Valley View Ln.
Farmers Branch, TX 75244
Bldg. W Room 108
Friday, November 30, 2018 5:45 PM Kena Tamez
972-860-4600
Ext. 4507
  Cedar Valley College 3030 North Dallas Ave.
Lancaster, TX 75134
Building A, Room A206D
Friday, August 31, 2018
Friday, September 14, 2018
Friday, September 28, 2018
Friday, October 5, 2018
Friday, October 19, 2018
Friday, November 2, 2018
Friday, November 16, 2018
Friday, December 7, 2018
Friday, January 4, 2019
Friday, January 18, 2019
Friday, February 1, 2019
Friday, February 15, 2019
Friday, March 22, 2019
Friday, April 5, 2019
Friday, May 3, 2019
Friday, May 17, 2019
Friday, May 31, 2019
Friday, June 14, 2019
8:00 AM Roxana Rico
972-860-5225
  Eastfield College
Main Campus
GED English Only
3737 Motley Dr.
Mesquite, TX 75150
Room W136
Friday, October 5, 2018
Friday, December 7, 2018
9:00 AM Tiny Kirksey
972-860-7626
  Eastfield College
at Pleasant Grove
GED Spanish Only
802 S. Buckner Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75217
Friday, October 12, 2018
Friday, December 12, 2018
9:00 AM Tiny Kirksey
972-860-7626
  Dallas Public Library
MLK Branch
(Eastfield College Partner Site)
GED English Only
2922 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75215
Tuesday, September 4, 2018 1:30 PM Tiny Kirksey
972-860-7626
  East Grand Preparatory Academy (Eastfield College Partner Site)
ESL Only
6211 E Grand Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75223
Wednesday, September 5, 2018 9:00 AM Tiny Kirksey
972-860-7626
  Balch Springs Library
(Eastfield College Partner Site)
GED Only
12450 Elam Rd.
Balch Springs, TX 75180
Learning Center
Tuesday, September 7, 2018 10:00 AM Tiny Kirksey
972-860-7626
  Seagoville Elementary
(Eastfield College Partner Site)
GED Only
304 N Kaufman St.
Seagoville, TX 75159
Tuesday, September 7, 2018 8:30 AM Tiny Kirksey
972-860-7626
  Julius Dorsey Elementary
(Eastfield College Partner Site)
GED Spanish Only
133 N. Augustine Dr.
Dallas, TX 75217
Wednesday, September 12, 2018 TBD Tiny Kirksey
972-860-7626
  Julius Dorsey Elementary
(Eastfield College Partner Site)
ESL Only
133 N. Augustine Dr.
Dallas, TX 75217
Thursday, September 13, 2018 TBD Tiny Kirksey
972-860-7626
  Juanita Craft Recreation Center
(Eastfield College Partner Site)
ESL Only
4500 Spring Ave.
Dallas, TX 75210
Tuesday, September 18, 2018 9:00 AM Tiny Kirksey
972-860-7626
  Mesquite High School
(Eastfield College Partner Site)
GED Only
300 E Davis St.
Mesquite, TX 75149
Monday, October 1, 2018 5:30 PM Tiny Kirksey
972-860-7626
  Mesquite High School
(Eastfield College Partner Site)
ESL Only
300 E Davis St.
Mesquite, TX 75149
Tuesday, October 2, 2018 5:30 PM Tiny Kirksey
972-860-7626
  Mountain View College 4849 W. Illinois Ave.
Dallas, TX 75211
Building B, Room B149
Friday, September 7, 2018
Friday, September 21, 2018
Friday, October 12, 2018
Friday, October 26, 2018
Friday, November 9, 2018
Friday, November 30, 2018
Friday, December 14, 2018
8:00 AM Frida Castañeda-Lomónaco
972-860-5676
  Northlake College 5001 N MacArthur Blvd.
Irving, TX 75038
Building L, Room 133
Wednesday, August 30, 2018
Wednesday, October 18, 2018
Wednesday, March 7, 2019
Wednesday, May 2, 2019
5:30 PM Shawn Johnson
972-860-3918
  Northlake College 5001 N MacArthur Blvd.
Irving, TX 75038
Building L, Room 133
Wednesday, September 6, 2018
Wednesday, October 11, 2018
Wednesday, December 13, 2018
Wednesday, January 10, 2019
Wednesday, February 28, 2019
Wednesday, April 25, 2019
9:00 AM Shawn Johnson
972-860-3918
  Richland College 12800 Abrams Rd.
Dallas, TX 75243
Friday, September 7, 2018
Friday, October 5, 2018
Friday, November 2, 2018
Friday, December 7, 2018
9:00 AM Fillis Hughes
972-761-6803
  Richland College Garland Campus 675 W. Walnut St.
Garland, TX 75040
Wednesday, September 12, 2018
Wednesday, October 10, 2018
Wednesday, November 7, 2018
Wednesday, December 12, 2018
9:00 AM and 5:30 PM Fillis Hughes
972-761-6803

Richardson
Independent
School
District
Berkner High 1600 E. Spring Valley Rd.
Richardson, TX 75081

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

5:00 PM Norma DeLeon
469-593-7545
  Dobie Primary 14040 Rolling Hills Ln.
Dallas, TX 75240
Monday, August 27, 2018
Tuesday, August 28, 2018
Wednesday, August 29, 2018
8:00 AM Norma DeLeon
469-593-7545
  Highland Meadows Elementary 8939 Whitewing Lane, Dallas, TX 75238

Tuesday, September 25, 2018             Wednesday, September 26, 2018

4:00 PM Norma DeLeon
469-593-7545
  Thurgood Marshall Elementary 9666 Ferris Branch Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75243

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

4:00 PM Norma DeLeon
469-593-7545
  Carolyn G. Bukhair Elementary 13900 Maham Rd.
Dallas, TX 75240
Tuesday, September 4, 2018 4:00 PM Norma DeLeon
469-593-7545
  Forest Lane Academy 9663 Forest Ln.
Dallas, TX 75243
Wednesday, September 5, 2018 4:00 PM Norma DeLeon
469-593-7545
  RISD Academy 13630 Coit Rd. Thursday, September 6, 2018 4:00 PM Norma DeLeon
469-593-7545
  Early Head Start Garland 4580 W. Buckingham Rd.
Garland, TX 75042
Tuesday, September 11, 2018 9:00 AM Norma DeLeon
469-593-7545
  West Garland Head Start 3709 W. Walnut St.
Garland, TX 75042
Wednesday, September 12, 2018
Thursday, September 13, 2018
2:00 PM Norma DeLeon
469-593-7545
The
Wilkinson
Center
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library 7115 Library Ln.
Dallas, TX 75232
Every Tuesday 5:00 PM 214-821-6380
Ext. 392
info@wilkinsoncenter.org
  Mesquite
Workforce Center
2110 N. Galloway Ave., Ste. 116 Mesquite, TX 75150 Every Wednesday 9:00 AM 214-821-6380
Ext. 392
info@wilkinsoncenter.org
  Eastfield College
at Pleasant Grove
802 S. Buckner Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75217
Friday, August 24, 2018
Friday, October 19, 2018
Friday, January 4, 2019
Friday, March 1, 2019
Friday, April 26, 2019
8:45 AM 214-821-6380
Ext. 392
info@wilkinsoncenter.org
  Arcadia Park Annex 911 N Morocco Ave.
Dallas, TX 75211
Tuesday, September 4, 2018
Wednesday, September 5, 2018
9:00 AM and 5:00 PM 214-821-6380
Ext. 392
info@wilkinsoncenter.org
 

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