What is a literacy coalition?
A literacy coalition is a convener of different groups of stakeholders, who work together to support the issue of literacy and improve basic educational opportunities for the residents in their communities.
The Tarrant Literacy Coalition's main goals are to:
Increase public awareness and outreach
Increase the quantity and improve the quality of programs
Build a mutually beneficial partnership between business and literacy communities
Advocate for change and increase funding from local and state elected officials
Centralize and evaluate program results
Identify best practices and provide training resources
Improve funding for literacy programs and develop further resources for high quality literacy programming in