What is literacy? The International Adult Literacy Survey (IALS) defines literacy as “the ability to understand and employ printed information in daily activities at home, at work, and in the community – to achieve one’s goals and to develop one’s knowledge and potential.”ABOUT LITERACY NIPISSING
IMPORTANCE OF LITERACY
Literacy is about the ability to think, to communicate, to problem solve, to continually learn and to use technology.
Literacy Nipissing has been improving literacy and essential skills in our community since 1978. We are a not-for-profit registered charity.
WHAT WE OFFER
Literacy Nipissing offers one-to-one tutoring services, small group literacy classes, GED preparation and an introduction to computers. We are “strengthening our community…one learner at a time.”