Adult Literacy & English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)

English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) - Literacy Program

The Sharon Public Library offers free, confidential, and individualized tutoring to adults in Basic Literacy and English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL).  Co-sponsored with the Stoughton Public Library.


Register as a student in our ESOL program.


Volunteer to Teach ESOL

Volunteer Commitment:

  • Commit to 1 orientation session and 12  hours of virtual training.
  • Volunteers are expected to meet with their students for 2 hours per week for one year.


  • Hold a high school diploma or GED.
  • Be able to Speak English clearly.
  • Be sensitive to the struggles of adult learners.

If you meet these qualifications and are interested in becoming a tutor, you can learn more by emailing  or calling (781) 344-2711.  More information for tutors can be found here.