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.

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.

Words to travel through time

During Adult Learners' Week, Literacy Rotorua distributed Travelling Books at Rotorua Hospital.

First learning step opens the world - Whanganui

Whanganui Learning Centre tutor Nessa Takarangi-Williams has helped Leah McIvor to discover her love for reading and study. 

Spreading the Enjoyment of Travelling Books

Literacy Feilding shares Travelling Books with people at the Feilding Farmers' Market.