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Literacy Connection

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Program Results

In Fiscal Year 2016 tutors spent 10,702 hours tutoring, training and preparing customized lessons to help learners to achieve their literacy goals. Board members and other volunteers served 1,094 hours attending meetings, helping in the office, assisting with fundraisers, mailings or other community events.

Volunteers

  • Administrative Volunteers 26
  • Adult Volunteer Literacy Active Tutors 183
  • Tutors provided 6,500 hours of instruction

Tutored Learners

  • Basic Literacy 25
  • English as a Second Language (ESL) 218

Family Literacy

(Abbreviated program in FY16 due to state budget crisis)

  • Adults 4
  • Children 5

Learner Achievements

  • 111 Improved their score on standardized tests
  • 94 Met work-based student goal
  • 89 Attained consumer skills
  • 82 Increased involvement in their children’s educational activities
  • 71 Improved employability skills
  • 41 Got a job or better job
  • 7 Got a driver’s license
  • 4 Achieved citizenship

 

FY2015 Annual Report

FY2014 Annual Report

FY2013 Annual Report

FY2012 Annual Report

 

Literacy Connection 270 North Grove Avenue Elgin, IL 60120 (847) 742-6565

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