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Lee County Literacy Coalition

Listing Last Update: January 11, 2021


1365 Gatewood Drive
Suite 519
Auburn, AL 36830

Primary Contact

Patricia Butts

(334) 705-0001

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Educational services

  • To study for my high school equivalency exam
  • To learn English
  • To improve my math skills
  • To improve my technology skills

Instruction Type

  • Classroom
  • Computer

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Program Overview

Adult One-to-One Tutoring

The Lee County Literacy Coalition (LCLC) offers one-to-one tutoring for reading, writing, math, computer,. Once a learner and tutor is paired, an introduction is scheduled. Learners and tutors then agree on weekly session times and location. Sessions are generally one hour and are hosted at a public library, the LCLC office and virtually. The learner determines the goals and objectives of the learning experience, whether it's improving their vocabulary to read to their grandchildren, obtaining a driver's license, passing a test to get a promotion or to obtain your GED. Volunteers receive a Basic Tutor Training to gain the needed fundamentals to assist adult learners that emphasize respect and confidentiality. Continued education opportunities are provided via webinar, meetings and on-line resources.

GED Preparation

One -to-One GED prep is available for Language Arts Reading & Writing, Math, Science, and Social Studies. The Math portion involves understanding fractions, multiplication/division, word problems, and basic geometry and algebra. The Science and Social Studies portions primarily involve reading comprehension where the information is provided and the answer must be determined.

Financial Literacy Workshop - Control Your Money

This workshop covers basic financial information such as how to track spending, how to budget, managing a checking account, and using credit. Services and workshops are available at no-cost and open to the public. For more information, visit

Digital & Workplace Literacy

Understanding technology and how to utilize it is a necessity in today's world. Desktop and laptop computers and other smart
devices are in 80% of households. Many jobs require the use of technology in some form with more information offered in electronic rather than printed format. Workshops will help adults increase their ability to communicate online. Topics include the basics of software applications, internet safety, navigating online job applications, and more.

Health Literacy

Participants gain information to better advocate for themselves, understand food labels to make informed choices, and prepare and ask questions of health care providers for a better understanding of the medical advice and instructions. These 90-minute workshop topics include heart health, plant-based diet alternatives, stress management and more. .

Mission Statement

The mission of the Lee County Literacy Coalition is to help adults learn to read, write, and use mathematics and computers at a level necessary to succeed and thrive in society.

Our Programs • One-to-One Tutoring • GED Preparation • Financial Literacy Workshops • Digital/Workplace Literacy Workshops • Health Literacy Workshops

Hours of operation: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. Monday - Friday

Cost info: Services are available at no-cost.

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