Dr. Maryam (Sara) Esfarayeni
Director of Worker Education
Courses designed to prepare adult learners for college entry and to provide working adults with the skills and trainings necessary for a successful career
Are you an adult interested in college but worried your English or Math skills aren’t quite up to par?
Join Worker Education at the CUNY School of Labor & Urban Studies for a FREE College Preparation program with day and evening classes in both Reading/Writing and Elementary Algebra! Free tutoring services, career advisement, and CUNY admission assistance also provided. Read More
Do you want to improve your math and/or writing skills while earning college credit towards an undergraduate degree?
Our Enhanced Math and English Program is designed for applications who want to earn credits but aren’t quite college ready. This program is open to first-year Queens College students or transfer students with plans to expand to other campuses in Spring 2020. Read More
Looking for ways to further support your union members in their current positions or in securing a promotion?
Worker Education collaborates directly with unions and CUNY faculty to create customized curricula for cohort-based classes focused on members’ specific needs. Past courses include Business Writing for Operating Engineers at Local 94 and Patient Care & Cultural Competency for Health Care Workers at 1199. Read More
Are you a UFT member planning to take the New York State Teacher Certification Exams? Let us help you prepare and pass!
Worker Education offers free, day-long workshops covering techniques for approaching multiple choice questions, constructing a written response, and general test-taking strategies for the following exams: Read More