The ESL Center for Language

and Academic Development (CLAD)

Meegan Rivera


CLAD (Center for Language and Academic Development) supports multi-lingual students as they build academic skills for completing classroom assignments in English, and connect to their community. At the center, ESL instructors coach credit and noncredit CCSF students to succeed in their ESL courses and beyond as students work to achieve their personal and academic goals. Through federal work-study (FWS), CLAD hires CLAD student workers and trains them for the work world.

CLAD offers:

  • Workshops led by ESL instructors
  • Tutoring by ESL instructors & Embedded Tutors
  • CLAD approved self-study computer programs for language learning
  • Host for Language Partners Program
  • Lounge
  • Study Areas
  • Public computers
  • WEPA printer (pay to print)

All services are drop in.


First Day Spring 2020: Monday, January  13, 2020

Last Day Spring 2020: Monday, May 11, 2020