New and Noteworthy
- 2016 Community Grants Program – Apply Now!
The PLC invites community non-profit organizations to apply for grants to support Adult Basic Education, GED preparation, or English-as-a-Second Language instruction. Community Grants are limited to $500. Download detailed grant application instructions HERE.
- Tutor Cafe: October 27, 11:00 am-1:00 pm, at Kennedy School – Mina Parsons Room. Free. For experienced Tutors. Details in this issue of LitLINKS.
- PLC’s Winter Tutor Training Workshop is scheduled for January 21 and 28, 2017. Registration opens on December 12, 2016. See the For Tutors page for details.
- SAVE THE DATE: PLC’s annual Volunteer Literacy Tutor Conference will be held Saturday, March 11, 2017 at Reed College.
2016 Volunteer Literacy Tutor Conference
On March 19, PLC co-sponsored the 2016 Volunteer Literacy Tutor Conference. Attendees gave glowing feedback!
“So much to like!! The presenters, meeting other tutors, and hearing from students. The campus is beautiful. The food was excellent. Will use materials all year long. Thank you!”
“Thank you so much! It was a wonderful conference – so well planned, enjoyable and helpful! You are an amazing, dedicated group!”
“Thank you! So organized! Good, practical speakers.”
“I learned so much from all of the classes. I’m new to the program, so I appreciate all of it. Thanks.”
“Thank you! Always looking for activity ideas — something concrete for the next class. I will be back. It’s a lovely conference and inspiring.”
Read more about the Conference…