New Mexico Coalition for LiteracyNew Mexico Coalition for Literacy

The vision of the NMCL is that all New Mexico adults can read and write.

literacy day png


Print Email

PROGRAM NAME: Carlsbad Literacy Program
Accredited Program of ProLiteracy

CONTACT: Valerie Meyer, Program Coordinator
PHONE: (575) 885-1752
FAX: (575) 885-7980
EMAIL: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
PHYSICAL ADDRESS: The Ann Wood Literacy Center, 511 North 12th Street
Carlsbad, NM 88220
MAILING ADDRESS: P.O. Box 3112, Carlsbad, NM 88221
TYPE OF PROGRAM: Volunteer literacy program, and an accredited program of ProLiteracy.
SERVICES OFFERED: One-on-one and small group instruction in basic literacy, English as a Second Language, Citizenship, the Rosetta Stone Program, basic keyboarding and computer, and General Education Diploma (GED). Small group tutoring is offered in English as a Second Language.
SPECIAL FEATURES: Self-paced and small group tutorials, flexible scheduling, and life skill seminars. Tutor trained by NM Coalition for Literacy.

PROGRAM NAME: NMSU – Carlsbad Adult Basic Education

CONTACT: Bertha Jasso, ABE Director
PHONE: (575) 234-9254
FAX: (575) 234-9255
EMAIL: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
PHYSICAL ADDRESS: 1500 University Drive, Carlsbad, NM 88220
TYPE OF PROGRAM: Offers free literacy classes to qualified adult learners each semester. Formal classroom instruction mixed with self-paced and individualized learning opportunities.
SERVICES OFFERED: Training offerings include: GED preparation, English as a Second Language, and basic skills review (all areas). Pre-post skills testing is required of all participants. Classes are conducted at sites in Carlsbad, Loving, and Artesia.
SPECIAL POPULATIONS: Academically and/or economically disadvantaged community adults, qualified GED candidates, qualified disabled or special-needs entrants, community service agency referrals, incarcerated adults (Carlsbad only), and adults 18 years of age or older.