News Releases

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The articles in this section feature local and regional Poupou (Member) news about adult literacy students, tutors, managers, events and programmes

Scroll through the titles below to see a range of articles.

Tui Tuia Issue 10 – November 2016​ - Our newsletter

Learner Licence courses for students - collaboration with secondary schools in Kapiti, Upper Hutt, Dannevirke and Dargaville... 

Helping to improve literacy skills - Literacy Feilding

'People go to Literacy Feilding for a variety of reasons, usually with a specific learning goal.

Literacy Auckland North - Te Raki Paewhenua

With the dramatic increase in Auckland’s population over the past few years and in particular the growth of Silverdale, Orewa, Warkworth and Wellsf

Tui Tuia Issue 9: October 2016​ - Our newsletter

.. more stories of Adult Learners' Week activities including some Student Writing from Adult Literacy Franklin (Pukekohe) and Haiku from Hawke’s Bay and an article in the Waikato Journal of Education on whānau wellbeing, literacy and numeracy in Aotearoa.

Creating spaces for Whānau wellbeing, literacy and numeracy in the context of neoliberalism in Aotearoa, New Zealand

Published in the Waikato Journal of Education this article reviews current research about three short focused literacy, language and numeracy programmes designed to assist New Zealand Māori adult students and their whānau.

Adult learners' awards inspirational - Tararua

Featuring outstanding adult learners from the Tararua Region, including Andrew Wallace and Kathy Reiri of Literacy Tamaki nui a Rua