PIAAC Resources Update from the National Coalition for Literacy
NEW! Customizable Press Release Template for Local Programs
Use this template to respond to the initial release of the PIAAC findings.
NEW! Investing In Adult Education PAYS! Talking Points
NCL has prepared these PIAAC Talking Points for your use with media, funders, and other program stakeholders.
NEW! NCL’s Press Release in Response to the Initial Release of the PIAAC Findings
Kickoff is Today! Get Creative with PIAAC and Southwest Contest
Need a vacation? Adult educators, submit your creative ideas for raising awareness of adult education using PIAAC findings and be eligible to win two tickets to anywhere Southwest flies! The contest kicks off today and closes October 27. Click here for details.
Save the Date: PIAAC, What Now?
Closing Session on PIAAC at the U.S. Conference on Adult Literacy
November 2, 2013, Noon Eastern Time
Participate in-person or via live webcast. Live webcast registration will be announced shortly.
In October, results from the Program for the International Assessment of Adult Competencies (PIAAC) study were released—the first seminal data about the literacy skills and competencies of adults in the U.S. in more than 10 years. How does this new information help further your day-to-day work and forward public policy favorable to the adult literacy and basic education field? Join us in-person at USCAL or online via webcast to hear national presenters speak about the importance of the study. Receive tools, resources, tactics, and strategies for programs interested in using the PIAAC study as a way to advance your public policy agenda and to raise awareness.
NEW! PIAAC Gateway
A one-stop resource for all things PIAAC in the US. Complete with news tracking of national events and links to national news reports on PIAAC. Brought to you from the American Institutes for Research, a member organization of the National Coalition for Literacy.
For more information and timely resources, visit Investing in Adult Education PAYS! PIAAC Campaign for Adult Literacy Home Page.