English in Action is a program that matches newcomers to the U.S. with American volunteers for weekly, one-to-one conversation practice sessions. EIA helps students master conversational English and fosters cross-cultural, global understanding through English.
English-In-Action Conversations will take place in the Atlantic Highlands Library (100 1st Avenue, Atlantic Highlands, NJ) from 10:00 am ET to 11:30 am ET on these eight Fall session dates:
Sept 15, Sept 29, Oct 13, Oct 27, Nov 3, Nov 17, Dec 8, Dec. 15 (8 classes).
For Spring 2019, the 8 dates are: Feb 9, Feb 23, March 9, March 23,April 13, April 27, May 4, May 18.
Students and tutor volunteers must register separately for each session and commit to taking part in all classes. To join the program as a student or volunteer as a tutor, please fill out a registration form at the Atlantic Highlands Library front desk. For additional information, contact the AH Library at 732 291-1956 or email the English Speaking Union (ESU) of Monmouth County at Monmouth@esuus.org. Both students and tutors are required to attend an orientation session (date to be announced later) prior to being accepted into the program.
The ESU celebrates English as a shared language to foster global understanding and good will by providing educational and cultural opportunities for students, educators, and members.
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