2007 Florida Literacy Conference
Orlando Marriott, Lake Mary
Register by March
23 for Early Bird Rates.
of adult and family literacy practitioners to network and learn about new
resources and promising practices.
Over 70 Professional Development Workshops! For a full list of sessions, click here.
miss the Pre-conference events on May 1st. For a full list of sessions,
- Adult Learner Day provides a great
opportunity for students. May 3. It's Free
For a complete list of sessions and a special
registration form, click here.
Health Literacy for
Limited English Speakers
There is a growing recognition among health care
providers and adult educators around the country
that limited English language and literacy
skills can significantly impact one's ability to
access health services, follow medical
directions and make informed health care
Free Service Assists with Income Tax Prep
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA)
The IRS sponsored VITA Program offers free tax help to low- to
moderate-income individuals (generally, $39,000 and below) who cannot prepare
their own tax returns. Certified volunteers receive training to help prepare
basic tax returns in communities across the country.