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The Mayor’s Commission on Literacy has worked to equip all adults in Philadelphia with the education they need for work, family, and civic engagement since 1983. Mayor Michael A. Nutter has charged The Commission to work on behalf of over 80 literacy and workforce development programs to help the estimated 550,000 adults in the city functioning below basic adult education levels to qualify for family-sustaining jobs and post-secondary training and education.

 
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RFP: Technology and Adult Education Conference

12 March 2015
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    REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS ConnectED Learning The 27th Annual Technology and Adult Education Conference Friday, May 8, 2015 at Temple University The …

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Now Hiring: Tutor Trainer for Adult Literacy

11 March 2015
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Tutor Trainer for Adult Literacy The Mayor’s Commission on Literacy works to ensure that adults in Philadelphia have access to high-quality education and …

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Now Hiring | Online Facilitator(s): Tutor Training for Adult Literacy Volunteers

11 March 2015
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Online Facilitator(s): Tutor Training for Adult Literacy Volunteers Description The Mayor’s Commission on Literacy in Philadelphia seeks one or more facilitators for its …

 
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Sheila Williams-Brown

Attaining her GED® and becoming a registered nurse had been twin goals for Sheila Williams-Brown since 1980. But providing for her family as a busy young mother always took precedence. Then, with the help of a volunteer math tutor at the Free Library of Philadelphia, Sheila was able to...

 
 
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