Library of Congress National Book Festival

See the latest authors and books at the free Library of Congress National Book Festival, celebrated September 25-27 online at http://loc.gov/bookfest

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Journal of Lifelong Learning issue

The new issue of the International Review of Education – Journal of Lifelong Learning aims to contribute to international discourse on literacy, numeracy, adult education and basic education. It brings together leading scholars in the field, engaging with numeracy and mathematical literacy, New Literacy Studies, adult education, and lifelong learning in the […]

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International Literacy Day Summit Results

On International Literacy Day (ILD), 8 September 2020, experts from around the globe contributed to a UNESCO webinar on how literacy teaching and learning can be realized in the COVID-19 crisis and beyond. The pandemic revealed the unpreparedness of education systems, infrastructure, educators and learners for distance learning, and the […]

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New Literacy Projects book

The American Library Association has published Dr. Lesley Farmer’s newest book: Impactful Community-Based Literacy Projects. https://www.alastore.ala.org/impactliteracy  

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National Literacy Week and Month

In the United States, September is National Literacy Week and Month. Here are a few organizations’ activities: Adult Education and Family Literacy Week https://www.partnersforpubliced.org/PartnersForPE.aspx?id=148704 September is National Literacy Month

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International Literacy Day Today!

On 8 September 2020, UNESCO will celebrate International Literacy Day under the theme ‘Literacy teaching and learning in the COVID-19 crisis and beyond’. The global virtual event, organized together with UIL, invites stakeholders to discuss how innovative and effective pedagogies and teaching methodologies can be used in youth and adult […]

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Carmen Deedy event

The Library of Congress’s Homegrown series (Aug 19 at 12 noon)  might be of special interest to teachers, school librarians or others interested in stories of literacy or the impact of learning. Carmen Deedy, a children’s author and national known storyteller who has appeared at many National Boo Festival events, […]

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