Celebrate Literacy Week, Florida! Graphic from Florida Department of Education

The Florida Department of Education has announced that January 27-31, 2020 will be Celebrate Literacy Week, Florida! This year’s theme is BOOK Your Trip: Adventure Awaits, to show how literacy can take readers on adventures of all types.  What is Read more…

Health insurance form with piggy bank to increase health insurance literacy

Health insurance terminology and usage rules can be downright confusing. Providing health insurance literacy instruction to ESOL and adult literacy students is an important component of a comprehensive health literacy program. Health insurance literacy is defined as “the degree to Read more…

Florida health literacy grant - now accepting applications!

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…

Call for Essays: 2020 Adult Learner Essay Book

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, or autobiographical Read more…

November is National Diabetes Month - Take Diabetes to Heart

November is National Diabetes Month! FLC’s Diabetes Education Toolkit provides easy-to-use resources to incorporate diabetes education into the classroom. Educators can choose from various math and vocabulary activities, reading texts, and videos. This year’s theme, “Take Diabetes to Heart: Linking Read more…

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Celebrate literacy this week by reading to your children! Reading together can act as bonding and practice in literacy skills for both the parent and child. Check out this link by @_familyreading for some reading ideas: https://t.co/5T7ftVy3hQ #FLCelebratesLiteracy https://t.co/raFjaztoAv FloridaLiteracy photo

"Someone might go to a library to check out a book or hear an author speak; they might also be there to look for a job or do research for an assignment."

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