ERIC Number: ED382332
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: N/A
National Center for Family Literacy, 1994.
NCFL Newsletter, v6 n1-4 1994
These four newsletter issues provide information on family literacy and literacy education programs. Each 16-page issue includes several feature articles; descriptions of literacy conferences and seminars; updates on the National Family Literacy Project; descriptions of successful family literacy programs; coming events; a list of National Center for Family Literacy (NCFL) publications; and a NCFL training schedule. Featured topics include: (1) advocacy for family literacy programs and practitioners; (2) Head Start reauthorization and family literacy; (3) the 1994 National Conference on Family Literacy; (4) a collaborative project between Turner Network Television (TNT) and the NCFL that showcases the "Dr. Seuss" animated television programs and promotes literacy on the TNT cable station; (5) outreach to bilingual families; (6) the 1995 National Conference on Family Literacy; (7) the U.S. Department of Education's "Strong Families, Strong Schools" program; and (8) parent involvement. (MDM)
Descriptors: Adult Literacy, Advocacy, Conferences, Educational Attitudes, Family Literacy, Family Programs, Instructional Materials, Newsletters, Outreach Programs, Partnerships in Education, Private Financial Support, Professional Development, Program Descriptions
National Center for Family Literacy, Waterfront Plaza, Suite 200, 325 W. Main Street, Louisville, KY 40202-4251.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: William R. Kenan, Jr. Charitable Trust, Chapel Hill, NC.
Authoring Institution: National Center for Family Literacy, Louisville, KY.