New London Adult & Continuing Education

General Info

Thank you for your interest in New London Adult Education. Here you’ll find answers to commonly asked questions, directions, regulations and information on class cancellation as well as fees and refunds.

A Message from Denise Spellman

Maria Pukas, Director

New London Adult and Continuing Education is a truly unique place! We are very proud of our long-standing commitment to adult learners, and our dedication to providing innovative and stimulating educational opportunities in a safe and nurturing environment. We strive to strengthen our community partnerships and value the spirit of collaboration.

We offer ESL classes to assist English language learners improve their English language proficiency. Students looking to complete their high school education can benefit from our Credit Diploma Program and GED Program. The U.S. Citizenship classes will prepare immigrants for the U.S. Citizen test. The Transitions Program will assist our adult learners with career exploration, training and college preparatory classes. Our Integrated Basic Education and Skills Training Program offers workforce education in areas that match local demand. Our counseling staff is available to guide and assist you in choosing the program that best meets your educational needs.

We are very pleased to offer the Even Start – Two Generation program that promotes family literacy. This integrated program meets the needs of the entire family through adult education, early childhood education, parenting education, interactive literacy, and home visits.

Our Continuing Education/Enrichment Program offers a vast number of programs and classes to satisfy your lifelong learning goals. We invite you to take advantage of our Culture-on-Wheels Program, which presents stimulating, educational, and affordable opportunities for travel. Numerous day, overnight bus trips, and international world-class tours are thoughtfully planned.

Visit our website,, to become familiar with the multitude of programs and class offerings. Online registrations are now accepted through our website for all Adult Academic and Enrichment programs.

Please follow us on Facebook, New London Adult and Continuing Education, to stay connected and learn more about our unique program. There is truly something for everyone.

We thank you for placing your trust in us to not only provide you with the high-quality education and customer service you seek and deserve, but to also do so in an unprecedented time of change. Your health and well-being will always be at the forefront of our decision-making, and we will continue to communicate our plans as we all adapt to this new environment.


Denise Spellman