Literacy Pittsburgh provides free, personalized learning for adults, children, and families through one-to-one and small class instruction. Our programs have a significant economic impact on the region by taking students from learning to earning, and helping them gain economic self-sufficiency. Our students grow as parents, workers, and citizens.
Reading, Writing and Math
Helps students boost their skills so they may reach their personal and professional goals.
High School Equivalency Exam Preparation
Offers free classes to help students study the exam’s five subject areas, learn test-taking tips and strategies, and take either the GED® or HiSET® exam.
Helps foreign-born students learn the English language, improve their reading, writing, speaking, and listening skills, prepare for the citizenship exam, and navigate day-to-day life in a new city and culture.
Guides immigrants through the application process for naturalization and prepares them for the citizenship test and interview.
Fosters a love of learning in both parents and children by helping them develop the educational skills needed for providing support and achieving success in school.