When she first came to HAP, Ju Si tested into level I. Today, she is a high level III; she watches the BBC news every night.

When Teng Chue Yang first registered for English class, he had no faith in his ability to learn English. But today, Mr. Yang speaks English very well, enough so that he inspired his daughter to also attend English class at HAP.

When Saovanee first came to the Hmong Cultural Center, she didn't know how to write, read or speak English. But she now can and would like to get her GED in the near future.