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What is Adult Literacy Week?


 

Arizona Adult Literacy Week is an annual, statewide event celebrating adult literacy and lifelong learning in Arizona communities. 

 

The purpose of Adult Literacy Week is to increase awareness of the importance of adult literacy and its bottom-line impact on Arizona’s quality of life and economic recovery through creating an educated citizenry.  Governor Janice K. Brewer’s official Proclamation for Arizona Adult Literacy Week further emphasizes adult education’s vital economic and social contributions.

Adult learners from all over Arizona are invited to submit their “I’m In Love With Learning” Writing & Artistic entries from 15 different categories.  Entries will be reviewed by an expert Panel of Judges on January 22, 2014  Awards will be announced on January 29, 2014.  The Award Ceremony will be held on Thursday Morning (10:30 AM - Noon), February 13, 2014, at the Rio Salado College Conference Center in Tempe, Arizona. 

Enter online only at:  https://sites.google.com/site/2014aalw  Paper entries will not be accepted.  Should you not have access to a computer, you may enter online from home, your classroom, or you can visit your local library to use their computers.

For more information, contact:               Jeannie LaVelle
                                                               Jeannie.lavelle@azed.gov

                                                               (602) 364-2709