We are settled into our new location on Main Street. An impressive learning environment with two large classrooms, a resource room, and ample office space, along with a set of enthusiastic staff and dedicated tutors and volunteers, provides the learner an encouraging, welcoming atmosphere where success is the goal.
Literacy is the essential skill. It is the ability to use printed information to function in society, at work, and in the family. It is the combination of thinking and social skills that we need to analyze and use information to control our own lives, achieve our goals, and develop our knowledge and potential.
In Dr. Keating’s memory, the ACALA Board of Directors announced in December 2005 that ACALA’s learner bursary awards would be called “The Charles Keating Memorial Bursary Awards”.