See our Literacy is Life Campaign video!
In case you missed Literacy is Life on CTV… Check out our official campaign video on YouTube by clicking on this window!
Regional Training for Literacy Practitioners
Fall training is two days in duration. Filled with sessions related to literacy work and community development, the training allows 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 Kootenays…
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.
A Workforce Literacy and Essential Skills Plan
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.
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.
Thank You for Supporting Literacy is Life!
We would like to thank all of the people who helped make our first-ever Team Trivia Challenge a huge success. Because of your support, we were able to raise over $25,000 to support the Literacy is Life campaign. For a full visual recap of the evening, click to check out our Flickr page.
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!