News Releases


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The articles in this section feature local and regional Poupou (Member) news about adult literacy students, tutors, managers, events and programmes

Scroll through the titles below to see a range of articles.

Tui Tuia Issue 10, November 2017​ - Our newsletter

Seasons' Greetings; 40 years literacy delivery celebrated in Tauranga, Cannons Creek Driver Licence programme, NZ Book Council reading campaign and media response to falling literacy ranking for NZ children.

#ReadToSucceed - NZ Book Council Campaign

What do a Shortland St star, three reality TV stars and four media broadcasters have in common? They know how important it is to love reading.  

The New Zealand Book Council has launched #ReadToSucceed. 

Tui Tuia Issue 9, October 2017 - Our newsletter

Pacific Languages, Diwali, Mahuru Māori and stories of International Literacy Day celebrations...

Tui Tuia Issue 8 – Sept 2017​ - Our newsletter

...we look at how our members throughout the country responded to Mahuru (September) opportunities by acknowledging students and tutors and reachin

Horowhenua woman goes from adult student to tutor

Miranda Cradock went to the Arohamai Literacy Horowhenua centre to learn mathematics and now works as a tutor there...

Adult Learning good for us all...in Gisborne

Adult educators have been on the streets in Gisborne to celebrate the value of lifelong learning.