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Lit Up! A Literacy Forum 2017

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Metcalfe Auditorium at the State Library of NSW

Macquarie Street

Sydney, NSW 2000

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9.30 for 10am start

10.00 – 10.05 Welcome from the State Library

10.05 – 10.45 Prof. Geraldine Castleton, Deputy Dean of the Faculty of Education ACU - On being literate: a feeling as well as a fact

10.45 – 11.05 Dr Stephen Black – UTS - Social capital benefits of literacy education.

11.05 – 11.25 Dr Keiko Yasukawa - Stories of Resilience project

11.25 – 12.00 Assoc. Prof. (adjunct) Kaye Lowe – Understanding the reading process and supporting adults to read

12.00 – 12.20 Pamela Osmond – Current challenges for adult literacy: the role of the Reading Writing Hotline and Libraries

12.20 - 12.35 Kemal Serdar - Auburn Library conversation classes

12.35 – 12.50 Lynsey Chandler - literacy volunteer tutor

12.50 – 1.00 Volunteer tutoring online course – Great Lakes TAFE

1pm lunch is provided

1.30 Book Fair with expert adult Literacy supplier to take orders

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Metcalfe Auditorium at the State Library of NSW

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