Literacy Education

Applied Scholastics International

Offers teacher training programs and continuing education courses that teach the skills and strategies necessary for educators to properly address students' academic achievement struggles.

Barksdale Reading Institute

Organization which attains preliteracy and reading skills of children in Mississippi between infancy and third grade. Also offers volunteer opportunities and a look into their reading model.

Book 'Em

Provides volunteer readers and books for local preschools, Head Start centers, and elementary schools.

Center for Adolescent Literacies at UNC Charlotte

Aims to develop instruction programs deemed relevant and effective for adolescents and for those who work with them. Provides tutoring and community outreach programs.

Education Method Family Literacy

Site devoted to family literacy, an education method that emphasizes the role of parents as their children's first teachers.

The HELPS Program

Helping Early Literacy with Practice Strategies, a program that aims to integrate easy-to-use instructional strategies for improving reading fluency among students.

Literacy and Corrections

Information and resources for teachers, literacy instructors, social workers, discharge planners, correctional administrators, and volunteers who want to help improve literacy for those in correctional institutions.

Literacy Information and Communication System (LINCS)

Literacy directory serving as an online resource for finding literacy programs for adults and young adults, children, persons with disabilities, and volunteers.

Literacy.org

Contains information about the University of Pennsylvania's resource for the development of literacy, their projects, partners, and publications.

Media & Information Literacy

Presents organizations and resources related to media education policy and media and information literacy. http://www.facebook.com/pages/United-Nations-Alliance-of-Civilizations-UNAOC/102513299836949 unaoc

National Adult Literacy Database

Aims to facilitate the advancement of learning in Canada by enabling connections with information, tools, resources, expertise, and knowledge related to literacy and lifelong learning. NALD_BDAA

National Center for Family Literacy

Presents program profiles, free literacy resources, and information on policy, advocacy, and grant opportunities. NCFLiteracy

ProLiteracy

Presents resources for those teaching adult literacy, including classroom materials, trainer certification, publications, and details about conferences.

Route 66

Online literacy program created for adolescents and adults who are new to reading and writing.

Women Expanding Literacy Education Action Resource Network (WE LEARN)

Organization which promotes women's literacy in order to foster equity and empowerment provides information about their mission and vision, leading women to learn to read, and resources.

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