Did you catch the news? In My Own Words has been nominated for an AACTA honour for best Documentary Television Program. Director Erica Glynn did such a great job capturing the inspiring work of our students.
Great stuff Jack!
Reminder that applications close soon for this great role - come join the team! https://www.lflf.org.au/…/campaign-project-officer-walgett…/
Do not miss this - free screening of the beautiful film on our work, In My Own Words. Come along if you are in Sydney next Wednesday evening. To register visit https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/film-screening-in-my-own-wo…
Together we can do something to fix this - we know what works, now lets make it happen. Reading and writing can open up a world of opportunity.
Check out this great story about our work in Walgett and Brewarrina
Indigenous Literacy Day celebrates Indigenous culture and focuses on adult literacy rates in Indigenous communities. In the Western NSW communities of Brewarrin...a and Walgett, an adult literacy campaign has led to improved literacy rates and increased employment opportunities, confidence and self-esteem.
“We see students being more empowered, going for jobs, getting their driver’s license and doing their own resume on the computer,” said Aboriginal Coordinator for The Literacy for Life Foundation, Mary Waites.
To kick off Adult Learners Week there is going to be a special screening of In My Own Words at Parliament House in Canberra on Monday September 4. See below for more details on how you can catch this great film about our work http://www.adultlearnersweek.org/alw2017-launch/
Don't miss this replay of an important episode of SBS Insight tonight. The Insight team discuss what life is like for adults with low literacy and highlight the work we do helping people learn to read and write.
Going, going, but not gone, yet. Last chance to see the documentary on our work - it expires on SBS On Demand TOMORROW! Critics love it. You will too. Watch it now https://www.sbs.com.au/…/10012…/you-are-here-in-my-own-words
Catch this beautiful and uplifting documentary on our work before it disappears from SBS On Demand. Please share with everyone you know. Not to be missed.
Here's the interview Jack Beetson did with ABC's Richard Fidler a while back. A great chat that is worth a listen http://www.abc.net.au/…/conversations-jack-beetson-…/8586728
There's a special screening of In My Own Words at the #Garma festival tonight. If you're like us and can't be there, you can still catch it on SBS On Demand for a short time. Don't miss it. https://www.sbs.com.au/…/10012…/you-are-here-in-my-own-words
A chance to catch this great interview with Erica if you missed it the first time.
ICYMI: The life-changing Literacy for Life Foundation program teaching adult Aboriginal students how to read and write in Brewarrina, in western NSW, is at the ...heart of Director Erica Glynn's latest documentary film, ‘In my own words’. Karla Grant's interview with her on #ThePointNITV Tonight, 9pm. #YouAreHere
This beautiful documentary on our groundbreaking work in Aboriginal communities is streaming for a month via SBS On Demand. Touching, uplifting, inspirational. Please share https://www.sbs.com.au/…/10012…/you-are-here-in-my-own-words
It was so great to see the work of our staff and students screened nationally tonight in the documentary In My Own Words. We will post the link to the film when it is available on SBS On Demand so you can share it with others. And if you would like to find out more about the what we do please visit www.lflf.org.au