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Literacy for Life

Listing Last Update: February 17, 2017

Location

301 Monticello Ave.
PO Box 8795
Williamsburg, VA 23187
www.literacyforlife.org

Primary Contact

Joan Peterson

(757) 221-3325

literacyforlife@wm.edu

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Educational services

  • Reading and writing
  • To study for high school equivalency
  • English language
  • Math
  • How to use Computers/Technology
  • Volunteer at a Program
  • Information about the GED Test
  • Other

Instruction Type

  • Classroom
  • Computer
  • TV

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Program Overview

In addition to offering instruction in basic skills like reading, writing and math, Literacy for Life also offers instruction that helps prepare learners for the workplace. Workplace instruction includes:

1. training learners how to write a resume' and prepare for a job interview

2. training learners in soft skills like time management, workplace communication, critical thinking and more, and

3. contextualized English classes that prepare learners to succeed in industry-specific credentialing programs.

Mission Statement

Literacy for Life improves lives by teaching adults literacy skills required for self-sufficiency, better health, and meaningful participation in society.

Hours of operation: 9:00am-7:30pm, Monday thru Thursday

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Program Status:
Active