training

Building Your Literacy Program Around Adult Learner Persistence

Online Event - Zoom

Thank you for your interest! Registration is now closed. ----- Adult students don’t need literacy for its own sake – literacy needs are always linked to other life goals. Most adult students know what they need and why they want to learn - so how can we always put them at the very center of […]

2022 South Texas Literacy Symposium

University of Texas Rio Grande Valley 1201 West University Drive, Edinburg, TX

Thank you so much for coming! This event is now over. Find pics online here. ----- The South Texas Literacy Symposium will be held on Saturday, February 26, 2022, from 9:00 am - 2:30 pm, in the ballroom of the UTRGV Campus, 1201 West University Drive, Edinburg TX 78539. Check-in for registered participants will open […]

2022 South Plains Literacy Symposium

McKenzie-Merket Alumni Center, Texas Tech 2521 17th St, Lubbock, TX

Thank you so much for coming! This event is now over. —– This symposium is offered free of charge to educators, volunteer tutors, ESL teachers, and other library and nonprofit professionals who work in the fields of adult and family literacy. See the schedule outline below; detailed descriptions of the workshops can be found here. Schedule […]

2022 Literacy Symposium for Faith-Affiliated Programs

Online Event - Zoom

Thank you so much for coming! This event is now over. Check the Literacy Texas YouTube channel for recordings from this session, and from many others. —– The 2022 Literacy Symposium for Faith-Affiliated Programs has the theme "Pandemic Perseverance". This symposium is offered free of charge to educators, volunteer tutors, ESL teachers, and other library […]

What Leaders Need: Effective Governance in Times of Change

Online Event - Zoom

Thank you so much for coming! This event is now over. Check the Literacy Texas YouTube channel for recordings from this session, and from many others. —– Join us for "What Leaders Need: Effective Governance in Times of Change", led by BoardSource-certified governance consultant (and always-popular conference presenter) Vicki Clark. This leadership training session will focus […]

2022 Laredo Literacy Symposium

Laredo College

Thank you so much for coming! This event is now over. —– New for 2022! Literacy Texas extends a warm welcome to new symposium presenting partner Laredo College. The very first Laredo Literacy Symposium has the theme "Building Resilience Through Literacy" and will be held on Thursday, June 2, 2022, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm, […]

Gulf Coast Literacy Symposium – Summer

United Way of Greater Houston 50 Waugh Drive, Houston, TX

Thank you so much for coming! This event is now over. —– The first 2022 Gulf Coast Literacy Symposium will be held on Saturday, June 11, from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm, at the United Way of Greater Houston: 50 Waugh Drive, Houston, TX 77007. Check-in for registered participants will open at 8:30 am, and […]

Adult Literacy in a Changing World: Effective Programs for Today

Online Event - Zoom

Thank you so much for coming! This event is now over. Check the Literacy Texas YouTube channel for recordings from this session, and from many others. —– Have you considered starting an adult literacy program? Maybe you're at a nonprofit with a different mission - but you've wondered about expanding your existing services to include […]

2022 Literacy Texas Annual Conference

Hilton College Station & Conference Center 801 University Drive East, College Station, TX

The Literacy Texas Annual Conference is THE event for educators, nonprofit administrators, and organizations working with literacy in Texas. Learn about the latest research in the literacy field. Rub shoulders with experts and connect with like-minded people. Most importantly, leave with the tools, relationships, and inspiration you need to continue making a difference. The 2022 […]

Gulf Coast Symposium: The Evolution of Adult Education

Online Event - Zoom

Thank you so much for coming! This event is now over. The 2022 Fall Gulf Coast Literacy Symposium is co-presented by the Adult Education Center and Literacy Texas. The symposium has the theme "The Evolution of Adult Education", and will take place online on Friday, November 18, 2022, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm Check-in for […]

Introduction to I2O + NEW Employability Soft Skills module

Online Event - Zoom

SAVE THE DATE! It's a new year, and thanks to sponsorship from TCALL, the Intake to Outcomes (I2O) online instructor training platform is available to Texas Literacy nonprofits for another year. Read more about I2O here. Join us for one or both parts of this special two-part introductory session: Introduction to I2O + NEW Employability […]

What Leaders Need – Telling Your Story

Online Event - Zoom

Thank you so much for coming! This event is now over. ----- Wednesday, January 25, 2023 The "What Leaders Need" training series for new and emerging Texas literacy leaders is proud to present: Keeping it Real: Telling Your Story What we'll cover: The importance of storytelling for nonprofits Practical ways to use stories to make […]