International Learning Support

International Learning Support (ILS) provides services and support for Schoolcraft’s international students. Mondays through Thursdays, we offer English language help, conversation skills practice in a group, reading practice in a group, workshops for learning and skill development, and special events to celebrate popular American holidays together.

At this time, International Learning Support is offered by appointment only. Conversation Groups, Reading Groups, Workshops, and any other events will be held remotely on Zoom. Tutoring is offered in-person at Bradner Library 110 and remotely.

To schedule an appointment, please contact Annika Sholander, Academic Success Coach, International Learning Support by phone: 734-462-5326 or via email: asholand@schoolcraft.edu.

English as a Second Language (ESL) Classes 

We provide classes in English as a Second Language (ESL) through our non-credit Continuing Education and Professional Development department and through our credit academics.

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Academic Support:

Weekly Group Meetings

Reading Group
Meet every Monday and Tuesday from 11a-12p.

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Conversation Group
Meet every Monday through Thursday, from 12p-2p.

Join Weekly Conversation Group

View Zoom instructions for more information.

Upcoming Event

Cultural Coffee Connection! 

We’d like to invite you all to come and connect with others of different backgrounds and enjoy learning something new through our virtual social event! Through this event we hope to raise cultural awareness and promote a safe and welcoming environment for our diverse college community.

Faculty, staff, students, and community members are invited to bring their coffee or tea, snacks, and conversation starters to Cultural Coffee Connection, International Learning Support's remote social event. Attend from the comfort of your home! This is a great way to spread cultural awareness and make connections!

Upcoming Dates and Times:

  • Wednesday, Sept. 30, 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Oct. 28, 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Nov. 11, 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Dec. 9, 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Attend Cultural Coffee Connection

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Master Series Workshops
Join this workshop to learn how to manage you ESL and/or non-ESL classes. We will talk about scheduling your study-time wisely and the importance of understanding homework instructions and your instructor’s expectations. Come prepared with questions!

Upcoming Dates and Times:

  • Thursday, Sept. 24, 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, Oct. 1, 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, Oct. 8, 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, Oct. 15, 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, Oct. 22, 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, Nov. 12, 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, Nov. 19, 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Attend Master Series Workshop

Click above button to attend. View Zoom instructions for more information.