National Adult Education and Family Literacy Week, September 21-26, 2015
THANK YOU for making AEFL Week A SUCCESS! Our GO Green Campaign was a hit and the photos submitted by all were fantastic!
Thank you Congresswoman Donna F. Edwards, 4th District for the correspondence. See the letter here.
View the COABE Membership Update for a review of AEFL week activities and other information.
Lt. Govenor Rutherford presents Governor Hogan’s Proclamation declaring September 21-26 to be Adult Education and Family Literacy Week in Maryland!
Congressman John Sarbanes Going Green with Board Members Cynthia Campbell and Sonia Socha
Assistant Secretary of Labor James Rzepkowski, Director of Adult Education & Literacy Services Patricia Tyler, and Deputy Assistant Secretary of Labor Brandon Butler
Highlights from the Week:
View the Comcast Newsmakers Link featuring Yolanda Vazquez speaking with Sonia Socha, Board Member/ Advocacy and Communications Chair, Maryland Association for Adult Continuing Education (MAACCE), about the many options that are available for adults, in order to move forward with their education and in the workforce today.
Read the Letter to the Editor from Jean Van Hart of Calvert County Public Schools Adult Education Program. This is from the Tool Kit….a great resource and easy, everybody can do it!
See our Press Release to kick off AEFL Week! MAACCE Leading Maryland in Statewide Go Green Campaign for Adult Literacy!
The First Annual “GO GREEN” Campaign for ADULT LITERACY
sponsored by MAACCE
in celebration of National Adult and Family Literacy Week 2015
Details about the campaign including the following:
A sample letter to the editor. Please adapt and submit to your local newspapers/publications—both print and online —and then send MAACCE a copy if it is printed.
Sample social media posts for you to use throughout the week.
Instructions for sending MAACCE your photos, tweets, stories, and videos. Please send lots, so we can post and increase adult literacy’s social media presence!
GO GREEN – help us make this an exciting week for our learners, programs, and adult literacy in Maryland!! Thank you!
Follow us on Facebook and Twitter to find out what other Adult Literacy education supporters are doing during National Adult Education and Family Literacy Week. What will your program do to celebrate? Let us know via Facebook and Twitter. Use #MAACCEgreen, #AEFLWeek, #adultedu.