Jul. 26, 2017 12:36 pm
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.
Sep. 13, 2016 10:35 am
The name change, announced on the 50th anniversary of International Literacy Day, represents an expansion of the office's definition of literacy.
Jul. 25, 2016 11:32 am
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.)
Mar. 1, 2016 2:44 pm
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.
May 4, 2015 2:03 pm
The ConnectED Conference with the Mayor’s Commission on Literacy will take place this Friday, May 8
Mar. 19, 2015 11:30 am
Over 200,000 Philadelphians over 18 do not have a high school diploma.