See our Literacy is Life Campaign video!
Have you seen Literacy is Life on CTV? Our Literacy is Life campaign is in full swing! Check out our official campaign video on YouTube – more videos to come!
Regional Training for Literacy Practitioners
Fall training will be two days in duration. Filled with sessions related to literacy work and community development, the training will allow for plenty of time to share and network with people in your region. All literacy practitioners working in community-based programs and Literacy Outreach Coordinators are encouraged to attend. Register on our site today!
Making a Difference in the Kootnays…
Fifteen years ago, Joan Exley started out as a volunteer adult tutor. Today, she is an influential member of the literacy field and her work is impacting the lives of people across the Kootnays. Read about Joan’s journey and the things that drive her to be a successful literacy practitioner and all-around great ambassador for literacy.
Strengthening British Columbia’s Workforce
Did you know? By 2020, B.C. will have 1.3 million new job openings but there are only about 650,000 children in the school system now. Find out more about the work we’re doing through our Workforce Literacy and Essential Skills Strategy to strengthen our province for the present and for the future.
Support Our Literacy is Life Campaign!
September is Literacy is Life month. This campaign is a province-wide fundraising and awareness campaign, and will raise awareness of the importance of literacy; create a new, modern understanding of literacy; and raise funds to support community-based literacy programs and initiatives across British Columbia. Click here to read more.
Join our Team Trivia Challenge Fundraiser!
Are you a trivia buff? Do you like to dress up? How about meeting new people and having fun? Then tell some friends and sign up for our Team Trivia Challenge in Vancouver on September 28, 2014 – make your answers count! Proceeds support literacy programs for children, families, youth, adults and seniors. Join here!
Family Literacy Materials
Interested in giving the best literacy development to your children? One of our most popular resources, LEAP promotes healthy child development. Designed for families, caregivers and early learning practitioners, LEAP is a great way to engage and inspire young children to move, plan and learn. Access LEAP here.
A culture of community-based learning and literacy in British Columbia.
COMMUNITIES REACHED ACROSS BRITISH COLUMBIA
Family Literacy Programs Organized
Workshops and Seminars Delivered in 2013
Working on Community-Based Action Plans
Let’s keep these numbers rising!