Adult Basic Education

General Information

Who We Are

The Adult Education Program provides instruction to students, who want to either improve their English literacy skills, improve their basic academic skills (in reading, writing, or mathematics), or earn a High School diploma.

Dine College and the Navajo Department of Workforce Development (NDWD) have collaborated to provide services to students who need a high school diploma and who are eligible under NDWD.

Sites and Hours Of Operation

Tsaile, Crownpoint, Tuba City, Window Rock

Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Friday
Class Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday

Shiprock Branch

Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday
Class Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m
Monday through Thursday

Important Notice

If you have a documented disability and need testing accommodations, please notify the examiner prior to testing. Approval for accommodations may take one to two months before you can take the GED test.

** The 2002 GED Test Series will expire on December 31, 2013. Students who do not complete all parts of the 2002 Official GED Test will have their scores voided and will have to take all five after January 1, 2014.


Director & Contact


Thomas Bennett, Director

Tsaile Campus

Jacqueline Ibarra, Coordinator

Shiprock Branch

Norman Phillips, Instructor

Alice Wagner, Instructor

Jervis Garfield, Instructor

Carletta Lee, Data Manager

Crownpoint Center

Herman Spencer, Coordinator

Tuba City Center

Jessie Billy, Coordinator

Window Rock

Terry Yazzie, Coordinator