Literacy Alliance

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Featured Resource: Ferst Foundation

Ferst Foundation, founded in 1999 by Robin Ferst, is a nonprofit with a mission to increase literacy (just like Literacy Alliance!). Their Muscogee branch offers newsletters, reading tips, and opportunities for you to volunteer and help boost literacy among our…

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Featured Resource: Starfall

Starfall is a collection of computer games aimed for young children. They’re designed to be educational as well as engaging. The program emphasizes exploration, play, and positive reinforcement—encouraging children to become confident and intrinsically motivated. Starfall is an educational alternative…

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Featured Resource: Khan Academy

Khan Academy is free online learning for all ages! This website allows one to learn at their own pace for free. It featured a wide range of subjects including math, science, and humanities. Overall, it’s a great resource for students,…

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LENA Start: program for brain development in children under 3

LENA start is a 10-week long course for parents and their children that aims to improve brain development. It helps parents learn how to interact with their children in ways that improve their child’s cognitive abilities. It improves readiness for…

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May 2019 newsletter

Our May 2019 newsletter is available for download. Check it out here:

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30th anniversary coming soon

The Literacy Alliance will turn 30 next year! Stay tuned for upcoming announcements as we celebrate our legacy and plan for the future. The world is a different place now than it was in 1990. Literacy is still as much…

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One week until Trivia Bee 2019

It’s almost here! Whether you’re participating or just joining the audience, Trivia Bee is always a fun night for everyone. Don’t wait to purchase your tickets or sponsor a team!

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Volunteer Newsletter: December 2018

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Sign up for Trivia Bee 2019

Trivia Bee 2019 will be held on Tuesday, February 26 at the Cunningham Center in Columbus State University. Join us for a fun night of trivia and costumes as we celebrate our successes and allow the community to learn more…

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Volunteer Newsletter: November 2018

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