Author: Dr Ann Devitt, Associate Professor and Dr Colman Ross, Post-doctoral Research Fellow, School of Education, Trinity College Dublin.
Report on family literacy provision outside of Education and Training Boards in Ireland
This report outlines the findings of a commissioned survey study distributed online in March-April 2022 to examine the provision of Family Literacy in Ireland outside of the sixteen Education and Training Boards (ETBs) in Ireland. It is the first broad-based overview of Family Literacy outside of the ETB sector in the Republic of Ireland today.
The aims of the study were:
1. To explore the range of Family Literacy provision in Ireland, outside of the sixteen Education and Training Boards (ETB) in Ireland.
2. To identify the programmes, resources and materials used; and
3. To identify resource and support needs of providers.