Adult Education & Literacy College & Career Preparation
"We're Not Just GED Anymore"
The Region 5 ESC Adult Education and Literacy- College & Career Preparation program provides educational opportunities to under educated adults in Jefferson, Hardin and Orange Counties. These services include adult education classes for out of school individuals, program planning, recruitment of students, teacher training, ongoing technical assistance, provision of books, materials, teacher salaries and a variety of other supportive functions to regional school districts and institutions.
Texas' first Jobs for America's Graduates program is here in Southeast Texas! This program serves individuals ages 16-24 who are looking to achieve academic, career, and life success! JAG SETX has been made possible through grants from Entergy Texas and the Texas Workforce Commission's Texas Industry Partnership (TIP) grant. JAG SETX is a partnership between Workforce Solutions Southeast Texas, Region 5 ESC Adult Education, Lamar State College-Port Arthur, Lamar Institute of Technology, & JAG National Network.
Learn more about JAG by clicking here.
We are currently seeking potential JAG students!
Watch the video below to see if YOU have what it takes to be the next AWESOME thing!
Join our Workforce Readiness Academy!
Do you need help to create a professional resume or could use better interviewing skills to secure your dream job? Could you use a refresher course on basic computer programs like Word and Excel?
If you answered yes to any of these questions, the Workforce Readiness Academy is for you!
Space is LIMITED!
The Workforce Readiness Academy starts every Monday (9 am) at the Workforce Solutions Center in Beaumont!
On completion of the Workforce Readiness Academy you will receive a certificate of completion, professional resume, letter of recommendation, and resources!
For class times in Port Arthur and Orange, click here (scroll down to "Specialty Classes")
One of the Workforce Readiness Academy Instructors, Casi Rekeita, presenting our first graduate, Kim Wilson with her certificate of completion.
Click the images below to explore the many partners that work with our Adult Education Program.
Region 5 ESC will devote its operation to the purpose of helping each school educate its students so as to assure their success in our society.
Per HB 462, resources and services provided by Region 5 ESC are aligned with, and designed to support, the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills(TEKS) adopted by the State Board of Education.
Region 5 ESC Vision:
The vision of ESC 5 is to be the provider of choice for education services and solutions.
Region 5 ESC Mission:
The mission of ESC 5 is to assist schools through various initiatives in meeting the needs of students through efficient and economical means.
350 Pine Street
Beaumont, TX 77701
Phone: (409) 951-1700
Fax: (409) 951-1800
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