Category: Adult Education


As adult literacy and ESOL educators, we understand the importance of helping our students gain valuable knowledge and skills relevant to their everyday lives. One technique used by educators to improve knowledge and skills is the incorporation of contextualized instruction Read more…


In the United States, adult literacy continues to be a significant problem. Approximately 65 million adults lack basic literacy skills, but what exactly does that mean? We’ve created an infographic that visualizes the consequences of illiteracy in adults, as well Read more…


Many people who make the decision to drop out of high school often do so out of necessity. They may be responsible for round-the-clock care of dependents, or feel pressure to earn money instead of spending all day at school. Read more…


September 20 – 26 is Adult and Family Literacy Week. AEFL week is recognized by the U.S. Congress. You can view the Senate Resolution now. Why Should We Raise Awareness of Adult and Family Literacy? Consider the following statistics: According Read more…


Governor Rick Scott recently signed a proclamation recognizing September as Florida Adult and Family Literacy Month! Take advantage of this month to promote literacy in your community. See below for events and celebration ideas! Great Ways to Participate: Florida State Read more…

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