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 for 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.

Find a class

Teach We Speak NYC

Teach We Speak NYC

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

Become a volunteer

Civic resources

Students and teachers can use our videos and materials to learn about City services and immigrant rights. Access resources for each episode on our videos page.

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.

Become a partner