English Language Learners

Blackhawk Technical College provides English Language Learning (ELL) classes and labs for students who wish to develop more proficient English skills in listening, speaking, reading, and writing. These classes are offered at various times and campuses and students can join most classes at any time.

The ELL program is open to students of all levels of proficiency. These classes are offered at no charge; however, nominal material fees may be charged. In order to be eligible, students must be at least 18 ½ years of age and live in Rock or Green County. Haz clic aquí para ver información sobre las clases en español.

What are my options?

three female students in ELL class

Adult Evening ELL Classes

Classes at low and intermediate levels are available in the evenings. For more information, contact (608) 757-6321.

Schedule: Monday & Wednesday: 5:30 p.m. — 8:30 p.m.

Location: Beloit Public Library
605 Eclipse Boulevard, Beloit, WI 53511
classroom of adult ELL students

Adult Day ELL Classes

Classes at beginning, low, and high intermediate levels are available during the day. For more information, contact (608) 757-6321.

Schedule: Tuesday & Thursday: 9:00 a.m. — 12:00 p.m.

Location: BTC Central Campus (Room 1507)
6004 S County Road G, Janesville, WI 53546

two female students with their daughters

Beloit Even Start Family Literacy Program

This program is designed to increase the literacy level of the whole family. Learn more about the program and eligibility requirements or contact Cindy Laube at (608) 361-1905 to get started.

Schedule: Monday through Friday: 8:15 a.m. — 11:15 a.m.

Location: Beloit Even Start — Brother Dutton School
717 Hackett Street, Beloit, WI 53511


Contact Information

Darian Snow
Manager of Learning Support
(608) 757-7655

Sheryl Hooker
Administrative Assistant
(608) 757-6321

Cindy Laube
Beloit Even Start Family Literacy Program
(608) 361-1905

Brenda Dominguez

Brenda Dominguez

Listen to Brenda's story about how the English Language Learners (ELL) Program played a role in her life.

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