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About LifeLearn

Welcome to our Fall 2019 Semester!

We are excited to welcome new and returning community members to our LifeLearn program. Continuing Education in West Hartford believes that lifelong learning contributes to personal fulfillment and positive community engagement. Our LifeLearn program offers a wide variety of educational opportunities for residents and neighboring community members at every stage of life:

  • Adult Education academic offerings range from Citizenship and English language instruction to high school diploma preparation classes such as General Education Development (GED) and the National External Diploma Program (NEDP). These classes serve West Hartford residents seeking a high school diploma, improved basic academic skills, or strengthened English speaking skills.
  • Adult Enrichment opportunities are now available through West Hartford Leisure Services and Farmington Continuing Education. To learn more about enrichment classes go to To learn more about enrichment trips and tours, go to Farmington Continuing Education or phone 860 404-0290 x7070.
  • For pre-K – grade 12 students, summer learning and year-round enrichment options are available to keep them mentally and physically active. To explore year-round enrichment opportunities, go to Upcoming summer middle and high school credit and non-credit offerings will be available by February 2020 at pre-K-12 programs.

As we seek to build a community of engaged lifelong learners, we encourage you to take advantage of these learning opportunities.

Nancy Hoffman
Adult Education Coordinator

Learn English

If you or a friend are a new arrival to West Hartford and would like to learn English, classes are offered free to West Hartford residents. Learn more ›


Invest in your employees by sponsoring adult basic education classes on site. To learn more contact Andy Tyskiewicz at

Earn Your Diploma

High school diploma programs are free to West Hartford residents. Learn more ›

Affirmative Action Policy Statement

West Hartford Adult and Continuing Education is committed to a policy of equal opportunity/affirmative action for all qualified persons and does not discriminate in any employment practice, education program, or educational activity on the basis of race, color, religious creed, sex, age, national origin, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability (including, but not limited to intellectual disability, past or learning disability), genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by Connecticut state and/or federal nondiscrimination laws, nor does it unlawfully discriminate in employment and licensing against qualified persons with prior criminal conviction. Inquiries regarding the department’s nondiscrimination policies should be directed to Richard Ledwith, Human Resources Director and Coordinator of ADA and Title 9, at (860) 561-6691 or Gretchen Nelson, Director of Special Education and 504 Coordinator can be reached at (860) 561-6606 or

Life Learn West Hartford Continuing Education

50 South Main Street
West Hartford, CT 06107-2447

Phone: 860 561-6900
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