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Families Learning Together

Listing Last Update: March 27, 2019


14455 James Madison Hwy.
Palmyra, VA 22963

Primary Contact

Mary Ott

(434) 996-1918

Educational services

  • To read and write better
  • To find a family literacy program
  • To help my child learn
  • To learn English
  • To improve my math skills
  • To improve my technology skills

Instruction Type

  • Classroom
  • Computer
  • Family literacy program

Program Overview

Families Learning Together supports and encourages parents by providing opportunities to develop their potential and reach desired goals for themselves and their children. Our program offers parents a comprehensive program of basic education, parenting skills, involvement in their children's schools,and inter generational activities designed to encourage reading in the home. Families Learning Together believes that reading ignites the spark for a lifetime of discovery.

Mission Statement

Our mission is to serve Fluvanna parents who have not

completed high school or who wish to learn to speak English by providing
opportunities to develop their potential and reach desired goals for themselves
and make a difference for their children.
We do this by offering adult education classes 3 days/week in which
adult learners receive instruction in English language acquisition, basic
academic skills which include reading comprehension, vocabulary, grammar,
spelling, mathematics, and basic computer skills. Parenting tips and parent and child
intergenerational activities strengthen and encourage reading in the home.

Hours of operation: Tuesday/Thursday 9-2 and Wednesday 10-2

Cost info: Instruction and materials are provided free of charge to participants.

Student and Volunteer Success Stories

Quote from English language learner parent: "Yesterday we went to the dinner. My children Daniel, Itzel, Adan, my husband come with us, the food are very good, la pasamos moy agradable ', my children love to much when Mss Gayle read a book for them, yestarday make every child a book. We can't wait for next dinner on the library...Thank you."

Program’s Demographics/Metrics

After 60 or more hours of instruction, 100% of participants make academic gains.

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