Adult Education

Adult Education

  • Welcome to the Fort Worth ISD Office of Adult Education/North Texas Consortium
    "Empowering Adults Today for a Better Tomorrow"

    The Fort Worth ISD Office of Adult Education (OAE) and the Tarrant County Adult Education & Literacy Consortium (TCAELC) are committed to meeting the learning needs of our communities by empowering adults striving to improve their basic skills through adult education and to promote continued learning throughout their lives. We will implement instruction using quality research based materials, appropriate content and methods to meet the needs of the adult learner. We will offer continued support and professional development opportunities to foster a talented and dedicated staff to meet our objectives.

    About Fort Worth ISD Office of Adult Education

    The Fort Worth Independent School District and the Tarrant County Adult Education and Literacy Constortiom (TCAELC) Adult Education Programs are grant supported with state and federal funds received from the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC). 

    The services provided are:

    • Adult Literacy
    • ABE/ASE/GED Classes (Adult Basic Education/General Education Development)
    • Adult ESL Classes(English as Second Language)
    • EL Civics (English Literacy & Civics)
    • TISESL (Texas Industry Specific English as Second Language)
    • ICA (Intregrated Career Awareness)

    All courses are completely free to the community and are held in many locations throughout Tarrant County. Please visit our Enrollment Procedures page for instructions on how to become a student in our program.


  • Nydia Lewis

    5701 Meadowbrook Dr. Building #1
    Fort Worth, TX 76112