ESOL teacher Marlene Rodriguez works with the moms on the present continuous tense, as one of their kids observes.
Duke student in green helps a Guatemalan read a book in English – her third language.
Hope CommUnity Center mom (right) reads her outline of her book.
Mural in the Hope CommUnity Center’s community room where the ESOL class takes place.
Service Learning Director Maria Desangles poses next to the women’s empowerment collage the students in the youth program created with the Duke Women’s Center.
Entrance to Hope CommUnity Center
Every Tuesday the 17 moms of a small community in Apopka, FL board a bus with their young children to attend an ESOL class at the Hope CommUnity Center.