GED/ESL/ABE Resources

GED/ESL/ABE Resources

Adult Literacy Center of the Lehigh Valley

801 Hamilton Mall, Allentown, PA 18101


Provides Adult Basic Education Skills, free GED classes (client must be able to speak English for these).  Provides English as Second Language (ESL) for non-English speaking individuals.  Classes are free and held at a variety of locations.

Catasauqua High School


GED testing monthly, except for the summer (for any PA resident).  Cost is $45.00.  Contact the Guidance Office.

Easton Area School District

2601 William Penn Highway, Easton, PA 18045


Hispanic American Organization

136 S. 4th St., Allentown, PA 18102


Other Site: 711 Chew St., Allentown


ESL classes, computer classes, GED in English and Spanish, job readiness.

Lehigh Carbon Community College

4525 Education Park, Schnecksville, PA 18078


GED preparation classes, official GED test center, ABE classes (improving basic reading and math skills), ESL classes, non-credit courses focusing on personal enrichment, personal skill building, and other areas of interest.

Pennsylvania Department of Education

For information, regulations, laws and guidelines regarding the Pennsylvania Education System (Grades Pre K-12 and Higher/Adult Education General Info), call 717-783-6913.

Adult Basic education and Literacy: 717-787-5532

GED TEsting: 717-787-5041

Program for Women and Families, Inc.


GED prep classes.