Education in Sao Paulo


Courses for Adults and Evening Class in Sao Paulo


Home > Expat Guides > South America > Brazil > Sao Paulo
Tools:

Adult education campaigns have been run on-and-off in Brazil since the 1930’s, supported by the federal government, often with assistance from social, fraternal, religious, professional or commercial bodies. One of the main motivations for supporting such projects is the relatively high adult illiteracy rate, which in 2000 stood at 14.7% according to UN estimates.

Note that Brazilian companies sometimes agree to pay for their employee’s language courses, even their spouse’s.

The American School of São Paulo, known locally simply as "Graded", offers language, art and cultural lessons for adults in a friendly and warm environment. To register or get more information either call 3747-4824 or 3747-4864, or send them an e-mail at anacris.fernandes@graded.br. In addition their monthly field trips around São Paulo will help you enlarge your social circle and get to know the city.

The following links are for additional institutions in Sao Paulo offering adult education programmes:

Update 13/12/2010


Tools:

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Pinterest Addthis

Recommended Service Partners

International Movers
International Movers in Sao Paulo
Compare up to 5 quotes from our network of moving companies that can help you plan your international move and relocate your entire family.
Expatriate health insurance
Expatriate health insurance in Brazil
Apply online for free quotes on repatriation assistance and expatriate and foreign health insurance.
Hotels
Hotels in Brazil
You will get discount hotel rates, last-minute deals, hot deals, special offers, with a real-time reservation and on-line booking.


Do you have comments or personal information to communicate about this article? Add your comment.


Go to the Forum to talk more about courses for adults and evening class in Sao Paulo, education.


Find more definitions and general answers on expatriation issues in the Expat FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions).


Stay connected

- My Life Abroad -
A selection of expat stories

"A fun compulsive read!"
J. Matcham, Amazon

"I strongly advise people ready to live abroad to read this book!"
Patrice, Amazon