Category: Literacy News


NCES releases state and county adult literacy & numeracy estimates. The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) released the U.S. Program for International Assessment of Adult Competencies (PIAAC) Skills Map with State and County Indicators of Adult Literacy and Numeracy. Read more…


We are pleased to continue the Florida Health Literacy Initiative into its 12th year, providing grants to advance health literacy in adult ESOL, adult literacy, and/or family literacy programs. Through the generous support of the Florida Blue Foundation, up to Read more…


[DEADLINE EXTENDED] Call for Essays: 2020 Adult Learner Essay Book The Florida Literacy Coalition is proud to announce the launch of the 16th annual Adult Learner Writing Campaign! Students from throughout Florida are invited to submit original short stories, poems, Read more…


Join us for a special afternoon with adult education and literacy researchers from throughout the U.S. Choose from among five different sessions, covering relevant research and evidence-based strategies designed to help you to enhance programming and instruction for your adult Read more…


FLDOE Announces Workforce Education Listening Tour Commissioner Richard Corcoran announced that the Florida Department of Education will be hosting a series of public hearings, in person and virtually, to collect input that will help to inform the development of Florida’s Read more…

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