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Adventures in Thumbholes

We were thrilled when we learned that an anonymous donor had run the 2015 Boston…

Lauretta’s Speech

First Literacy scholarship recipient Lauretta Brennan spoke about her experience as an adult learner at the…

Preparing Adult Learners for Social Studies and Science High-School Equivalency Test

First Literacy held the first of its two-session Professional Development Workshop Preparing Adult Learners for Social…

Brain-Based ESOL Instruction

  First Literacy held Session 1 of its Professional Development Workshop Smart Practice: Brain-Based ESOL…

Read for Change Fundraiser

We’re delighted to report that First Literacy’s Read for Change fundraiser was a huge success!…

Keeping Track of Our Scholars’ Success

It’s standard practice for us to keep track of First Literacy Scholarship recipients. We love to see…