Workplace Essential Skills
On Common Ground
Learn new skills that will help you achieve success and lifelong learning. Explore resources that will educate, entertain, and enlighten you. We offer adult education resources as well as information on community outreach initiatives.
Education is the key to success in life. Find the appropriate resources and organizations for getting your high school equivalency, television programs, and websites that can help you do it.
Buffalo Public Schools Adult Education Division (www.upskill.org)
BPS Adult Education Division’s mission is to provide organized and sequential High School Equivalency Diploma classes, Adult Literacy, Community Education and Career & Technical Education programs that are relevant for all adult students. The Division ensures that adult education is accessible to students seeking alternative career pathways and lifelong learning opportunities.
ACCES/West RAEN (www.wnypdc.org/index.php)
ACCES/West RAEN serves Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie, Orleans and Niagara counties. It is one of seven (7) Regional Adult Education Networks established by the NY State Department of Education's ACCES Adult Education and Workforce Development Team.
LiveWell links you to informative health media, encouragement to make healthy daily choices, inspiring stories from your community, and connections to others like you.
Family caregiving has become a very real issue for individuals and families in our community. Build skills, learn how to reduce stress, understand more about caregiving issues.