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Reaching Students
Informing Communities
Advocating for Change

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Resources for Informing Communities


Included in this e-Source are current examples of presentations given to inform communities about how adult literacy impacts the state. These presentations can be given to a variety of audiences.  The presentations are available online and most can be downloaded and edited/ customized.


How to Use: 

  • Contact local or state CLCP offices to learn more about local literacy issues.

  • Determine your community’s literacy status.  Go to (GOSA/GGR) website to learn third grade reading proficiency, 8th grade reading proficiency and high school graduation rate. 

  • Create or modify a presentation for the local context. 

  • Present at local meetings to raise awareness about adult education.

  • Work with your community to determine objectives and how you will measure success. 

Presentation Links

Additional presentation material can be found on the ProLiteracy Resource Page

Media Outreach e-Source

Guidelines for meeting with your local newspaper editorial board and pitching newspaper columnists to write about Adult Basic Education, guidelines for writing and submitting opinion (op-ed) pieces to your local newspaper or online news outlet, tips for pitching success stories, guidelines for drafting an effective press release, fact sheet templates.



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