Registration Now Open

General Registration opens July 20th. Teachers and school leaders will be able to register with a 50% educator discount. Member organizations will receive two free registrations as part of your membership. A link will be sent the week of July 19.

Save the Date: Oct. 1 – 2

Our inaugural symposium is a two- day virtual conference breaking down barriers, highlighting best practices, and elevating local solutions.

Who’s Invited?

Educators, non-profit providers, community leaders, and parents are encouraged to attend.

Sessions / Workshops

Workshop proposal deadline has passed. For information, please contact symposium@oaklandliteracycoalition.org with inquiries/questions. Program information coming soon.

Featured Sessions

Literacy: A Liberatory, Civil Right Presented by Dr. Julie Washington

Performance by Youth Speaks

The Impact:
Community Literacy

  • Professionalizing the Field, Elevating Educators
  • Elevating professionals and giving visibility to the field.
  • Deepening Practice and Implementing Learning
  • Supporting practice throughout the year through our existing, highly engaged Literacy Coalition
  • Bridging Learning from the Classroom and Beyond
  • Aligning and linking learning across a literacy continuum with a literacy focus.
  • Deepening community commitment and practice of strengthening literacy as a tool for equity and driver of change.

Local Solutions

Designed with an advisory group of local stakeholders and educators

Collaborative

Teachers and community-based educators learning together in service of students

Grounded in Practice

Practitioner focused, practitioner taught

Equity Centered

Program designed around students and communities served.

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