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We Speak NYC

The Mayor's Office of Immigrant Affairs'
English Language Learning program.

We Speak NYC features civic-focused learning tools for English language learners and teachers.

Learn online

Learn online

Watch our Emmy Award-winning videos. Use our educational and civic materials online. Download materials to use on the go.

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Find a class

Find a class

We offer free weekly English conversation classes for intermediate level learners. We Speak NYC classes take place in community and faith organizations, public schools, and libraries throughout the city.

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Teach WSNYC

Teach WSNYC

We Speak NYC welcomes volunteers to facilitate conversation groups. Volunteers have access to a wide array of curricula, lesson plans, and facilitator guides.

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Breaking News! New WSNYC Episode… Shola’s Voice!

Breaking News! New WSNYC Episode… Shola’s Voice!

What difference does a blouse make? What difference does democracy make? Shola’s Voice is a story about a blouse and a lot more—the power of voting, education, health care, housing, and other issues that matter to you, your family, and the community. Watch Shola’s Voice and discover the power of Shola’s voice and your own.

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Student Resources

Students and teachers can use our videos and materials to learn about City services and immigrant rights.

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Host a We Speak NYC class

Host a We Speak NYC class

Partner with We Speak NYC and host a class at your organization. Show our videos and use our materials.

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