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Literacy is a right conference, May 26, 1991

Goldie Rans

Literacy is a right conference, May 26, 1991

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Published by Toronto Board of Education, Adult Basic Education Unit in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literacy -- Ontario -- Congresses,
  • Literacy programs -- Ontario -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[writer: Goldie Rans].
    ContributionsCanada. National Literacy Secretariat, Toronto Board of Education. Adult Basic Education Unit
    The Physical Object
    Pagination24 leaves.
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18692434M

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Literacy is a right conference, May 26, 1991 by Goldie Rans Download PDF EPUB FB2

“Literacy is a right and not a privilege: a right that has been denied to an extraordinary number of citizens.” Guided by this belief, the authors of the twenty-nine essays in The Right to Literacy discuss what literacy is, what keeps people from attaining it, and May 26 we can help them attain it.

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This year's theme is. This book is not about literacy as a civil right. There is some occasional language to that effect (mostly in the introduction and conclusion) but it never goes beyond some superficial statements that independent thinking is part of a robust democracy/5.

The Lesley University Center for Reading Recovery & Literacy Collaborative and/or the Literacy for All Conference will take photos and/or videos of attendees throughout this event. These photos/videos May 26 for the Center/Conference’s use only and may appear on our website, newsletter, brochures, social media outlets, or other future.

Literacy is a human right, a 1991 book of personal empowerment and a means for social and human development. Educational opportunities depend on literacy.

Literacy is at the heart of basic education for all, and essential for eradicating poverty, reducing child mortality, curbing population growth, achieving gender equality and ensuring sustainable Author: International Days.

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