September 8, 2008
The following story was written by Paul Ruot Galuak, from Edmonton, Alberta. In April 2008, Paul took part in some sessions during the Pan-Canadian Interactive Literacy Forum in Edmonton.
Paul's story is not available in audio at this time.
by Paul Ruot Galuak
- Literacy is a right for all adult and disadvantaged persons.
- Literacy should be a cause that involves everyone in our society.
- All adults can learn regardless of their ages because I know a person who was 30 years old before he learned to read and he eventually became a university professor.
[This story was taken with permission, from the way in: Word on the Prairie, a collection of photo essays of real lives, published by Literacy Alberta. Paul’s story is found on page 14.]