Good Practice Statements from Adult Literacy Volunteer Tutor
Program Evaluation Kit*
A quality adult literacy program has a dearly
written philosophy or mission statement which is communicated to
the people involved with the program and is reviewed regularly.
A quality adult literacy program regularly plans
and sets goals and objectives consistent with its philosophy. It
carries out these activities in a participatory manner.
C. Community Involvement and Linkages
A quality adult literacy program is aware of the
resources and needs of the community in which it is located. It
establishes and maintains links with various referral sources and
community agencies as well as other relevant educational programs
and organizations. It regularly reviews its community and
D. Awareness Activities
A quality adult literacy program initiates a
community awareness program to attract potential learners and
volunteers and to gain support for the program and literacy issues
from other sectors of the community.
A quality adult literacy program operates from
an identifiable and accessible location. It provides flexible time
and place arrangements for instruction and facilitates access to
other learning opportunities.