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Adult Basic Education (ABE) provides education to people 16 years old and above in the areas of GED preparation, English as a learned language, family literacy & PACE, citizenship conversations, digital skills & workplace English, and more. ABE services are offered in partnership with local community education programs in the following districts:

District 108 Norwood Young America               District 717 Jordan
District 110 Waconia                                           District 719 Prior Lake–Savage
District 112 Eastern Carver County                    District 720 Shakopee
District 716 Belle Plaine                                     District 721 New Prague

Classes are available online and in-person at the Dean Lakes Education Center, located at 4601 Dean Lakes Boulevard in Shakopee. Click here to register online. 

Questions? Contact Jennifer Hennes | 952-567-8128 |

For more information, download one of the informational flyers below, or visit the Southwest Metro Intermediate District 288 website

GED and English Language Learning Classes
GED y Clases de Aprendizaje del Idioma Inglés