Run or walk for a good cause – literacy!
Join Team Decoda at the Scotiabank Vancouver Half-Marathon & 5K and help inspire a love of learning that could change someone’s life … maybe even a whole community! Click here for more info and to register for the event. (Photo courtesy of newswire.ca)
A Workforce Literacy and Essential Skills Plan
Find out more about the work we’re doing with literacy and essential skills through our Workforce Literacy and Essential Skills Strategy.The strategy was developed in partnership with senior members of the public, private and non-profit sectors to strengthen our province.
Supporting early literacy development…
One of our most popular early learning programs is Parents as Literacy Supporters, or PALS. Run by literacy practitioners, the program provides parents and caregivers new strategies to support their preschool and kindergarten-aged children’s learning in fun and interactive ways. Click here to find out more…
Family Literacy Materials – Available Here!
Interested in giving the best literacy development to your children? One of our most popular resources, LEAP promotes healthy child development and is a great way to engage and inspire young children to move, plan and learn. Buy your LEAP materials here.
Your Support is Making an Impact…
Your support makes life-changing differences for young adults in B.C. Steven faced literacy challenges growing up – challenges that were invisible to most. Because of the support he received at his local literacy organization, Steven overcame those challenges and is on the path to success. Read his incredible story…
Read our Literacy Manifesto
The Literacy Manifesto is Decoda’s way of looking at literacy in the 21st Century. Using the Manifesto, we hope to create a new understanding of literacy amongst British Columbians … because it truly is not just about the ability to read and write.
Quietly Making a Difference…
Making a difference in someone’s life is rewarding; making a difference in your community is affecting change. This humble literacy champion is doing both.
A culture of community-based literacy and learning in British Columbia.
COMMUNITIES REACHED ACROSS BRITISH COLUMBIA
Family Literacy Progams Held in 2014
Adult Literacy Programs Held in 2014
Literacy Workshops & Seminars
Attended by 8,095 People
Let’s keep these numbers rising!