Posts Tagged ‘ESL’

Training for Volunteer Tutors of Refugees

In collaboration with Pima Community College’s Refugee Education Program, and the University of Arizona’s Second Language Acquisition and Teaching program, Literacy Connects is offering […]

“Don’t Be Afraid.”

Ana (third from left) with tutors and other GED grads Literacy Connects is proud to announce the June 1, 2017 HSE/GED graduation of nine […]

A proud bookmaking participant holds up her book for the camera.

Refugees and Immigrants Tell Their Stories

The Tucson Museum of Art and Literacy Connects Help Refugees and Immigrants Tell Their Stories   Thanks in part to a generous grant from […]

ELAA Student Shares Love of Reading

In 1992, Esperanza came to the United States from Colombia, with multiple college degrees–one a master’s degree in Spanish. She taught Spanish classes at […]

STS! Celebrates 15 Years at Sam Hughes Elementary

On a sunny, 90+ degree day in October of this year, the Stories that Soar! team brought their A-game to the stage at Sam […]

English Language Acquisition for Adults Tutor

Passing on the Invaluable Gift of Literacy

Defining Literacy What is literacy? In my mind, it is being able to both give and receive thoughts and ideas in the process of […]