2020 Arch Nelson Address and ACAL AGM

Members and friends are invited to the join us on Wednesday, October 21, 2020 commencing at 5.00pm ADST by Zoom webinar Note Daylight saving will be in operation. Check local times Zoom link 2020 Arch Nelson Address Arch Nelson played a major role in placing adult...

International Literacy Day 2020 – Sept 8

Today is International Literacy Day Today in Australia literacy is an issue for adults across all age groups, from early school leavers to seniors and the elderly. Literacy needs are not confined to particular demographics and it is important to understand that many...
Online teaching in COVID-19 survey

Online teaching in COVID-19 survey

Photo by Andrew Neel on Unsplash Many of you taught using an online platform earlier this year (or possibly still are!) when you worked from home during the COVID-19 pandemic. Did you use any of these? Zombie ThingaMeBob Whatsamacallit Wheeeebex Microhardy GooglyMeat...

How to write to your MP

ACAL is creating a kit for practitioners and their students about contacting MPs and raising issues of importance to constituents during times of social, economic and political transformation. The flyer is the first instalment in the Contacting your local MPs kit...
Adult Literacy Tutor Training online course

Adult Literacy Tutor Training online course

At TasTAFE the next round of Tutor Adult Literacy Learners is about to commence. Find all information here Two ONLINE courses are being offered – both commence in late July. One is for residents of Tasmania (no fees) and the other for anyone else in Australia (fee...

Joint letter to Prime Minister from ACAL and ALA

The Hon Scott Morrison MP Prime Minister Parliament House CANBERRA ACT 2600 29 May 2020 Dear Prime Minister Improved Adult Literacy – Critical for the Regeneration of Australia Australians with low literacy, numeracy and digital skills are vulnerable to social...