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September is now Philly’s Adult Education Month people

Sep. 14, 2017 10:50 am

September is now Philly’s Adult Education Month

And the Office of Adult Education has a whole bunch going on, as Director of Professional Development and Community Engagement Naomie Nyanungo shared during her "Around the Corner" interview.
Philly is partnering with a global app competition to increase adult literacy skills funding

Jul. 26, 2017 12:36 pm

Philly is partnering with a global app competition to increase adult literacy skills

The city’s Office of Adult Education has helped the Adult Literacy XPRIZE competition connect to its target audience of adult learners who could benefit from educational mobile apps.
The Mayor’s Commission on Literacy is now called the Office of Adult Education results

Sep. 13, 2016 10:35 am

The Mayor’s Commission on Literacy is now called the Office of Adult Education

The name change, announced on the 50th anniversary of International Literacy Day, represents an expansion of the office's definition of literacy.
Moving On: Lutheran Settlement House ED Kelly Davis people

Jul. 25, 2016 11:32 am

Moving On: Lutheran Settlement House ED Kelly Davis

Here, the outgoing director discusses managing the "large octopus with many legs" that is the 114-year-old, multifaceted nonprofit. (Turns out it's a lot like being a public defender.)
How a 32-partner front is tackling citywide illiteracy results

Mar. 1, 2016 2:44 pm

How a 32-partner front is tackling citywide illiteracy

The Mayor's Commission on Literacy just opened its fifth adult learning center at the Center for Literacy. It's the newest leg of the city's cross-sector agency fight against illiteracy.
Explore Trends and Opportunities for Adult Ed and Tech on May 8 method

May 4, 2015 2:03 pm

Explore Trends and Opportunities for Adult Ed and Tech on May 8

The ConnectED Conference with the Mayor’s Commission on Literacy will take place this Friday, May 8
Center for Literacy Provides Classes and Tutoring for 1,600 Adults Every Year results

Mar. 19, 2015 11:30 am

Center for Literacy Provides Classes and Tutoring for 1,600 Adults Every Year

Over 200,000 Philadelphians over 18 do not have a high school diploma.

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