News Releases


(Photo: Lucy Swinnen, the Wellingtonian)  

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

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

Flourishing Pasifika in Aotearoa - New Zealand

New beginnings and a new partnership - Ministry for Pacific Peoples and Literacy Aotearoa

COVID-19

The whole of Aotearoa New Zealand is at Level 1 meaning our Term 1 classes can continue. 

Positive spirit at celebration of adult learners’ achievements

A special learners' day at Literacy Aotearoa, Gisborne in Grey Street celebrated the courage and dedication of the many students who attend the cen

The Festival of Adult Learning

Reading, writing and numeracy skills can affect people’s confidence, ability to find work, or chances of moving to higher paying jobs.

Learning how to read and write, five decades into life

Gayle Snowden lived through five decades barely able to read and write.

Literacy support aims to help survivors share their experience

Survivors with low literacy skills can now access support to share their experiences of abuse with the Royal Commission