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Resources for Adult Literacy Practitioners: Advocacy

Wed, Feb 20th 2019 01:00 pm

COABE offers free webinars and other resources for adult education professionals. With their focus on advocacy during February, they have shared a recent webinar that is helpful both on the national and the local levels:

Presented by: Jody Angelone and Polly Smith
In this webinar session, the presenters provided an overview of the national Educate & Elevate campaign, including the current policy landscape. Presenters discussed recent election results and how changes in the House leadership may impact adult education. 
The webinar also covered the following topics:
  • Information and ideas on how to connect with new legislators
  • Results from the COABE advocacy survey
  • Information on the Student Ambassador Program and ways to engage your students
  • Resources and examples of advocacy activities and events that can be replicated at the state and local level



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