Literacy Office is holding a Learning Conference Friday, October 24, 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

September 15, 2014
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Alachua County Library District’s (ACLD) Literacy Office is holding a Learning Conference Friday, October 24, 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Headquarters Library, in Meeting Room A.

This new event is open to learners, tutors, community and faith-based program administrators and anyone else interested in the success of non-traditional adult learners, not only in regards to literacy.

Presenters and topics include:

  • Three Rivers Legal Services - Getting Back on Track: Removing barriers to employment
  • The NOW! Corporation – The New Science Behind Improving Reading Skills
  • Santa Fe College’s Adult Education Department – Certificate and Apprenticeship Programs, that don’t require the GED diploma

The Learning Conference is free. To reserve space or for more information about the conference, please contact ACLD Literacy Coordinator Theresa Sterling at (352) 334-3929 or tsterling@aclib.us.

For additional information, contact Nickie Kortus at (352) 334-3909, nkortus@aclib.us.

 

If a person with a disability needs an accommodation in order to participate in this event he or she is entitled, at no cost to him or her, to the provision of certain assistance.  Please contact the Alachua County Library District at 352-334-3910 at least three (3) days prior to the event.  TTY users please call 711 (Florida Relay Service). 

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