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October 9, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Laura Morales, coordinator of the Adult Basic Education program in Willmar, speaks Thursday evening at the Willmar Public Library about the best way to answer questions when taking GED tests. Morales led a free informational session on obtaining a GED diploma and how Adult Basic Education can help.
GED diploma can expand earning potential
October 9, 2018 - 6:02am
September 27, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune 

The entrance to the new student lounge is located among the other classrooms used for Adult Basic Education at Jefferson Learning Center in Willmar. A grand opening for the lounge was held Wednesday to celebrate the new place for students to take a break between classes.
Student suggestions led to new lounge at Willmar's ABE
September 27, 2018 - 7:47am
September 5, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune

The new community education director for Willmar Public Schools, Scott Wallner, is shown Friday in his office at Jefferson Learning Center in Willmar where he discussed his upcoming plans for the department.
New community ed director likes what he sees in Willmar
September 5, 2018 - 11:09pm
November 4, 2016
Mouna Kahin, center, translates Wednesday for Zeynaba Siyad, right, during a discussion about voting at Jefferson Learning Center in Willmar. Siyad says she feels it is her responsibility to vote now that she is a citizen. Siyad's husband, Yasin Omar, is at left.

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New citizens ready to cast their first ballots in Willmar
November 4, 2016 - 6:30am
November 26, 2015
Auto maintenance basics are taught by Ridgewater College automotive students to Adult Basic Education students Wednesday at Jefferson Learning Center in Willmar. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
Adult Basic Education classes celebrate Thanksgiving with potluck, crafts
November 26, 2015 - 11:47pm
February 9, 2015
ABE at Ridgewater changes hours
February 9, 2015 - 11:27pm
January 30, 2015
lnstructor Jennifer Leitch, left, helps Paulaine P. JeanLouis with her English language and reading skills. Paulaine,  a native of Haiti living in Prinsburg, has a Certified Nursing Assistant certificate and wishes to study to become a Licensed Practical Nurse. (TRIBUNE/Rand Middleton)
Ridgewater expands college prep program
January 30, 2015 - 11:20pm