Career Workforce Development

Career Workforce Development

The Detroit Literacy Coalition offers a Career Workforce Development class, designed to have adult learners learn basic typing techniques to improve their dexterity and keyboarding skills. These skills come in very handy when taking the GED exam online or completing application forms when seeking employment.  This class also entails teaching participants how to 1) establish short and long-term academic and career goals; 2) develop a 5-10 year plan of action; 3) explore college programs of study; and 4) understand the types of applications needed to enroll into post secondary institutions or job training programs. The class utilizes the employment/training resources and social service assistance of MI Works! Agency.

Partnership for Literacy

Collaborative initiative with DLC for mutual learning and exchanges as families, neighborhoods and communities for self and collective enrichment and empowerment for change and transformation.

State of Michigan Support
State of Michigan Support

The Detroit Literacy Coalition (DLC) cites the State of Michigan for over 25 years of collaboration and support of adult literacy programs to address the needs of metro Detroiters with low literacy skills.

DETROIT PUBLIC LIBRARY
DETROIT PUBLIC LIBRARY

Detroit Reads: Tutoring Program

The DLC refers learners to the Detroit Library to use the individual tutoring reading and math program. This serves as a supplement to their training particularly through the summer months while the DLC is inactive. For more tutoring info, call the Detroit Public Library at: 313-481-1300.

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    Partnership for Literacy

    Collaborative initiative with DLC for mutual learning and exchanges as families, neighborhoods and communities for self and collective enrichment and empowerment for change and transformation.

    State of Michigan Support

    State of Michigan Support

    The Detroit Literacy Coalition (DLC) cites the State of Michigan for over 25 years of collaboration and support of adult literacy programs to address the needs of metro Detroiters with low literacy skills.

    DETROIT PUBLIC LIBRARY

    DETROIT PUBLIC LIBRARY

    Detroit Reads: Tutoring Program

    The DLC refers learners to the Detroit Library to use the individual tutoring reading and math program. This serves as a supplement to their training particularly through the summer months while the DLC is inactive. For more tutoring info, call the Detroit Public Library at: 313-481-1300.