Goodwill Easterseals of the Gulf Coast (Mobile) offers several basic education programs. These include weekly Adult Basic Education classes for adults who are in need of basic skill remediation and GED preparation. Small classes are offered at 3 GES locations throughout Mobile. Additionally, outreach program sites, staffed by GES instructors and/or volunteers, make Adult Education more accessible to communities throughout the region.
The Official GED Test is administered weekly in the Goodwill Easterseals of the Gulf CoastPearsonVue Testing Center at the Gordon Smith Learning Center. The Official GED is also administered in Metro Jail and Strickland Youth Center through two PearsonVUE mobile test labs.
GES also offers volunteer tutors to provide individual instruction to help adult nonreaders obtain basic literacy skills.