The Voice of Literacy in Central Oklahoma

Volunteer • Learn To Read • Support Literacy

 

OKCMLC NETWORK MEETING – October 25 – 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

TOPIC:  ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE LEARNERS

The October Network meeting was very successful.  With nearly 30 people in attendance the panel discussed issues and then addressed questions.  The panel included the following:

  •       Laura Taylor - Community Literacy Centers
  •       Maria Osorio - El Centro de Oportunidades
  •       Dr. Gail Nash - Oklahoma Christian University
  •       Linda Dudek and Anthony Tyrell - Oklahoma City Community College
  •       Christopher Berry - Oklahoma City Public Schools
  •       Patricia Kell - Opportunities Industrialization Center
  •       Dr. Veronica McGowan  - Intergenerational Computer Center

 

TOPICS INCLUDED:

  • Types of classes
  • ESL methods/styles
  • Resources available via universities and corporations
  • Program Challenges in the Oklahoma City area
  • Program Successes in the Oklahoma City area
  • Perseverance/Retention of clientele
  • Volunteer management

 

 

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