Guidelines for good adult literacy work

These guidelines set out and explores the philosophies, principles and approaches that underpin good adult literacy work. They also outline the facilities, tuition options and management styles necessary for effective adult literacy development. They are a starting point and reference for those interested in developing good quality adult literacy provision in Ireland. They differ from earlier guidelines in that they have a new chapter dedicated to the philosophy of adult education.

Guidelines for Good Adult Literacy Work: A must read for all adult literacy practitioners

If you’re new to adult literacy and numeracy tutoring, we’d encourage you to contact NALA to ask for a free copy of Guidelines for Good Adult Literacy Work. This is the main document for those working in the adult literacy field and should be used as a key reference for teaching and learning. It provides a clear expression of what adult literacy work is about and where it came from.

The National Adult Literacy Agency (NALA)
Date of Publication
Wednesday, 20 April, 2005
Publication Category
Training and reference material