Welcome to our Blog
We intend to post blogs on this page that will help you understand the problem of low literacy skills in our community, links to additional information, tips, and resources for our tutors. We will also post updates and stories about our agency, our tutors,
and our learners and how we are trying to improve literacy skills one adult at a time. The mission of the Literacy Coalition is simple: Improve Howard County through Literacy
Free Assessments until September 30, 2017
With the funds we raise this year at the Kokomo Jackrabbits game we are offering free assessment testing until the end of September.
The assessment test is online and costs the Literacy Coalition $10.00 each. We ask the students to pay this one-time fee if they can. We are happy to be able to pay that cost for all new students enrolling in August and September.
The test gives us a baseline of their math and English skills. This saves time as we know what they need to review and where they need instruction. This saves time and allows us to design an instruction program that is individual to meet their needs and