Philly Mom Gets Children's Book Published Soon After Learning To Read And WritePhiladelphia's Office of Adult Education is sponsoring a series of events, this month, to celebrate the city's literacy efforts. Among the highlights is the launch of a children's book written by an adult literacy student.
Office Of Adult Education Turns To Technology To Help Reduce IlliteracyAccording to the office of Adult Education in Philadelphia, more than 500,000 people throughout the city need to improve their literacy skills in order to be ready for the work force.
Camden Reading Program Aims At Changing LivesA new program is kicking off in Camden County to increase the number of adults who can read.
Mayor's Commission On Literacy Launches New Effort To Improve Adult Skill LevelsRecent data from the US Department of Education shows that roughly 36 million Americans between age 16 and 65 lack basic literacy, math and problem solving skills, putting American adult skill levels far below the international average.