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.

Special Book Delivery Promotes Literacy

"The national Travelling Books project has been a popular way of reminding New Zealanders about the importance of literacy especially with deliveri

Skills Highway - NZ Post Success Story

"NZ Post worked with Literacy Aotearoa to introduce a pilot programme to the International Mail Centre, called Take Off." 

Tararua Learning Centre - Travelling Books and ALW awards

"Some books have travelled to Europe while others have been passed around Tararua..."


Second shot at learning 'priceless' chance - Nelson

"Jess Maxted knows first-hand how hard it is to get into a training course without any qualifications...

Tui Tuia, Issue 8 - Sept 2015 - our newsletter

Adult Learners' Week – He Tangata Mātauranga  was a huge success with the release of 10,500 books. Some were left in random places...

Centre celebrates 10th year as part of Literacy Day

Adult Literacy Turanga in Gisborne celebrated their tenth anniversary on International Literacy Day.