Centro Latino de Educacion Popular

Countywide Spanish Literacy Campaign

Launched a literacy campaign that is mobilizing and training 2,000 literate Spanish speakers to help their non-literate friends and family aid members learn to read and write using web-based technology.

Progress to Date:

  • Trained 98 participants (tutors and students) to use LEAMOS.
  • Trained 16 educators on LEAMOS at the California Association of Freirian Educators' conference.
  • Migrated existing LEAMOS application to a more scalable, robust platform and produced online training video for tutors.
  • Developed campaign communications and outreach plan.
  • Developed a business plan to garner resources needed to sustain and expand campaign beyond 2009.

Los Angeles Countywide Spanish Literacy Campaign Final Report- Centro Latino for Literacy