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Language and Literacy Center

South Omaha Campus
Connector Building, Room 205

The Language and Literacy Center at Metropolitan Community College offers resources for English language learning to MCC students, faculty and staff.

Services

The Language and Literacy Center offers ESL tutoring, academic coaching and homework and test-preparation help on a drop-in basis to MCC students who are learning English. Our resources and services are available to English learners at any level, whether they are enrolled in MCC's credit or non-credit ESL programs or are taking general education or program-area courses. We also consult with faculty on issues related to English language acquisition.

Hours

Winter Quarter 2019

Monday

9 a.m.—5:45 p.m. 

Tuesday

9 a.m.—5:45 p.m.

Wednesday

9 a.m.—5:45 p.m.

Thursday

10 a.m.—5:45 p.m.

Friday

10 a.m.—2 p.m.

Saturday

10 a.m.—2 p.m.

 

 







 

 

Download the Winter Quarter Schedule.


Winter Quarter Activities

Academic and Career Planning

Learn about MCC’s academic and career programs, set goals, and create your academic plan. Find answers to all of your questions about being a student at MCC including how to register for courses, how to choose (or change) a major, and how to use MyWay.

For all students. Facilitated by Stacey Mapp and Anna Somers, ESL/GED Enrollment Navigators.

Mondays, 2:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Tuesdays, 4:30 – 5:30 p.m.
Wednesdays, 9:00 – 10:00 a.m.
Thursdays, 4:30 - 5:30 p.m.

 English Conversation Practice

Increase your confidence speaking and understanding English. Come every week to discuss a different topic and share common experiences. You will also practice pronunciation and listening skills. Join the group at any time for friendly, informal conversation.

For English learners. Facilitated by Clare Artz
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 12:00 - 2:00 p.m.

English Language and Academic Skills Support

ESL support is now available at Fort Omaha Campus. English learners in any program can receive assistance in reading, writing, listening and speaking English. You can also get help with homework, study skills and test preparation.

For English learners. Facilitated by Sheryl Jouvenat, ESL Instructor
Thursdays 
1:00–5:00 p.m.              
Fort Omaha Campus
Building 23, Room 224

Language & Literacy Center Goals

  • Provide students who are learning English with language tutoring and academic support services

  • Collaborate with college faculty to integrate English language learner support into general education and program-area content

  • Encourage interactions among English learners and peers, staff and faculty to improve student engagement, learning and persistence

  • Facilitate transitions of ELLs from high school or noncredit ESL through credit ESL and developmental coursework to college-level coursework and to their career or transfer programs

  • Increase awareness of the nature of developing bilingualism and multilingualism and equip faculty with instructional techniques to support learning for students who are in the process of developing academic English proficiency

Contact us

Email the Language and Literacy Center
531-MCC-4772
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