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​This year Literacy Taupō celebrated International Literacy Day with a film festival afternoon, screening the movie ‘A Street Cat Named Bob’. This movie is based on the international best-selling book by James Bowen, a busker and recovering drug addict, who was living rough on the streets of London. The book has been the focus for lessons on critical literacy for the Literacy Taupō Literacy Café learners. more...

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#ReadToSucceed - NZ Book Council Campaign

What do a Shortland St star, three reality TV stars and four media broadcasters have in common? They know how important it is to love reading.  

The New Zealand Book Council has launched #ReadToSucceed. 

Tui Tuia Issue 9, October 2017 - Our newsletter

Pacific Languages, Diwali, Mahuru Māori and stories of International Literacy Day celebrations...

Tui Tuia Issue 8 – Sept 2017​ - Our newsletter

...we look at how our members throughout the country responded to Mahuru (September) opportunities by acknowledging students and tutors and reachin