Home - Degrees & Courses - Adult Education/GED - English as a Second Language English as a Second Language These free classes can help you learn to speak better English for your job, or so you can help your children in school. Caring instructors will help you improve your reading, writing, listening and speaking skills. How to Start Go to class on the first day of the week for the time listed below that you chose. Location N.O. Nelson Campus 600 Troy Road, Edwardsville, IL Monday through Thursday 9 a.m. – noon Tuesday and Thursday 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.