Citations with the tag: LITERACY -- Awards
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// UNESCO Sources; Sep94, Issue 61, p19
Mentions the winners of UNESCO's three International Literacy Prizes,' which were announced on August 10, 1994. The International Reading Prize, which went to the National Center for Literacy and Adult Education of Malawi; Recipients of the Noma Prize and the King Sejong Literacy Prize.
- Guam Council sponsors first Celebrate Literacy Award.
// Reading Today; Dec/Jan96, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p10
Reports on the holding of the 1995 Celebrate Literacy Awards by Guam Council. Description of the winning program entitled `Parent Involved with Children'; Prizes.
- LMP finalists named.
St. Lifer, Evan; Rogers, Michael // Library Journal; 2/1/1995, Vol. 120 Issue 2, p24
Reports that winners for the annual Literacy Marketplace Awards have been announced by R.R. Bowker. When the awards with be presented; Categories.
- State Selected for Literacy Award.
St. Lifer, Evan; Rogers, Michael // India -- West; 9/13/2013, Vol. 28 Issue 43, pA44
The article reports that Chattisgarh, India will receive the 2013 National Literacy Award as the state literacy rate has increased by 5.64 percent from 2001-2011.
- B&T wins literacy award.
Quinn, J.; Rogers, M. // Library Journal; 5/1/1991, Vol. 116 Issue 8, p26
Announces that Baker & Taylor is the winner of the 1990 Advancement of Literacy Award, given annually to a publisher or bookseller that has made significant contributions toward eradicating illiteracy.
- Waubonsee, volunteer recognized for literacy.
Evelyn, Jamilah // Community College Week; 12/29/97, Vol. 10 Issue 11, p15
Reports that Waubonsee Community College, Sugar Grove, Illinois received two awards from the Literacy Volunteers of America during 1997. Reason the college got the awards; Who was named the Basic Literacy Tutor of the Year; Information on the adult literacy program of the college.
Evelyn, Jamilah // UNESCO Sources; Oct96, Issue 83, p5
Reports on a message paying homage to the 1996 Literacy Prize winners of United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization.
- UK agency wins IRA Literacy Award.
Hemstedt, Annabel; Brooks, Greg // Reading Today; Oct/Nov99, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p27
Reports that Basic Skills Agency was awarded the 1999 International Reading Association Literacy Award for its family Literacy Demonstration Programmes. Overview of literacy works at Basic Skills Agency; Implementation of the Family Literacy Demonstration Programmes.
- Jail House Rocks Program Receives International Attention.
Cereghino, Cheryl // American Jails; May/Jun2008, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p39
The article announces that Jail House Rocks Program has received the Most Innovative Literacy Program from ProLiteracy America organization in Tulare County, California.
- The Toyota Family Literacy Teacher of the Year Award.
Cereghino, Cheryl // Language Magazine; Dec2008, Vol. 8 Issue 4, p12
The article discusses The Toyota Family Literacy Teacher of the Year Award, an award-giving body that recognizes people who helped in bettering children's and adults' literacy.
- International award for literacy research.
Cereghino, Cheryl // Convergence; 1991, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p89
Announces the launching of an international award for adult literacy research, sponsored by the Unseco Institute for Education in Hamburg, Germany. Criteria for selection; Contact information.
- SIG award honors middle school teaching.
Cereghino, Cheryl // Reading Today; Dec93/Jan94, Vol. 11 Issue 3, p38
Announces the deadline for nominations to the International Reading Association Middle School Reading Special Interest Group's Middle Level Literacy Award on March 1, 1994. Date for winner proclamation; Contact information.
- FinRA presents Rooster Award.
Cereghino, Cheryl // Reading Today; Dec2000/Jan2001, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p46
Focuses on the Rooster Award, the Finnish Reading Association's International Literacy Day Award. Symbolical meaning of the rooster in Finland; Recipient of the first Literacy Day Award 2001.
- LITERACY AWARD WINNERS ANNOUNCED.
Cereghino, Cheryl // Library of Congress Magazine; Nov/Dec2014, Vol. 3 Issue 6, p25
The article reports on the organizations which won the 2014 Library of Congress Literacy Awards which includes Room to Read, which serves girls in Africa and Southeast Asia; SMART, which serves approximately 9,000 children in Oregon; and Mother Child Education Foundation, the third largest...
- Information Literacy Award.
Cereghino, Cheryl // School Library Journal; Apr2008 Curriculum Connection, Vol. 54, p8
The article offers instructions to nominate libraries for the World Book/ALA Information Literacy Goal Award, sponsored by World Book, Inc. and the American Library Association.
- FNUC student receives Canada Post Literacy Award.
Petten, Cheryl // Saskatchewan Sage; Sep2005, Vol. 9 Issue 12, p9
The article focuses on Clarence Pine who has received this year's Canada Post Literacy Award, an award given for individual achievement in Saskatchewan. According to Pine, many First Nation people don't have much knowledge about their culture. But, he said, that knowledge is as important as...
- Little steps lead to a big award.
Petten, Cheryl // Grand Rapids Family Magazine; Nov2012, Vol. 24 Issue 11, p9
The article presents an experience of children's author and illustrator Ryan Hipp of his childhood with Peter Pan syndrome and mentions that Hipp has received the Gwen Frostic Award from the Michigan Reading Association in March 2012 for his contribution in literacy in Michigan.
- L-SR SIG Inaugurates Literacy and Service Recognition Award for Students.
Petten, Cheryl // Reading Today; Jun2011, Vol. 28 Issue 7, p20
The article offers information on the Literacy and Service Recognition Award instituted by the Literacy and Social Responsibility Special Interest Group (L-SR SIG) in which it mentions the names of students who acquired the first place for 2011 including Ahlam Jallaq, Aubrey Lanham, and Ailis Rees.
- Literacy winners.
Petten, Cheryl // Jet; 3/17/97, Vol. 91 Issue 17, p22
Presents a photograph of John Shedrick Jr. and his tutor Mary Chance, winners of the Tic Tac Reading Enables Adults To Climb Higher Award.
- Pratham USA Honors Wendy Kopp At Annual Tri-State Gala.
Petten, Cheryl // India -- West; 11/23/2012, Vol. 38 Issue 1, pA28
The article announces that Wendy Kopp, founder of the organization Teach for All, has been given the Pratham USA Award.
- Emory Professor Wins Three Book Awards.
Petten, Cheryl // Journal of Blacks in Higher Education (BruCon Publishing Co.); 2/23/2012, p13
The article announces that Lawrence P. Jackson, who teaches English and African American studies at Emory University in Atlanta, won 3 awards for his book "The Indignant Generation: A Narrative History of African American Writers and Critics, 1934-1960", which are the Professional and Scholarly...
- Indian NGO Uses B'wood Films to Promote Literacy.
JHA, LALIT K. // India -- West; 11/15/2013, Vol. 38 Issue 52, pC12
The article informs that the Mumbai-based non-profit organization PlanetRead has won the 2013 Library of Congress Literacy Awards by using bollywood films in same language subtitles (SLS) to promote literacy among students.
- St. Aloysius holds sixth annual Bruce Wright Literacy Awards.
JHA, LALIT K. // New York Amsterdam News; 12/1/2011, Vol. 102 Issue 48, p29
The article offers information on the St. Aloysius Education Clinic's sixth annual Bruce Wright Literacy Awards in honor of the late New York State Supreme Court Justice Bruce M. Wright, a poet, writer and long-time supporter of the St. Aloysius Education Clinic.
- IRA Literacy Award.
JHA, LALIT K. // Education Digest; Dec1984, Vol. 50 Issue 4, p67
This article reports that the International Reading Association (IRA) Literacy Award for 1984 has been given to the National Institute of Adult Education in Mexico. The United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization award, which includes $5,000 donated by IRA, is presented...
- Outstanding students, volunteer tutors recognized at Spotlight Awards ceremony.
JHA, LALIT K. // Illinois Literacy; Fall2005, p2
Focuses on the Illinois literacy students and volunteer tutors who won the annual Spotlight on Achievement Awards from the Illinois Press Association in May 2005. Prizes won by the winners; Background on the life of the winners.
- LITERACY PRIZE WINNERS ANNOUNCED.
JHA, LALIT K. // Reading Today; Aug/Sep2005, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p14
Presents the winners of the 2005 United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization literacy prizes. AssociÃ§Ã£o Progresso, a non-governmental organization working for community development in Mozambique; AULA Cultural Association in Spain; GOAL, a humanitarian organization in...
- Reading Is Fundamental honors Miss America 1994.
JHA, LALIT K. // New York Amsterdam News; 9/24/94, Vol. 85 Issue 39, p22
Reports that Kimberly Aiken, Miss America 1994, was honored by Reading Is Fundamental, a nonprofit children's literacy organization. Aiken's participation in the Project Open Book.
- 2007 Spotlight on Achievement and Service Awards.
JHA, LALIT K. // Illinois Literacy; Fall2007, p3
The article announces the Spotlight on Achievement Award given to adult literacy students, including Dorothy Bailey, Laura Beckham, and Frances D'Agostin. The Spotlight on Service Award was given to literacy tutors, including R. David Pschirrer, Paul Mueller, and Gwen McNamara.
- IVLA Awards.
JHA, LALIT K. // Journal of Visual Literacy; Spring2012, Vol. 31 Issue 1, following p124
The article discusses awards given by the International Visual Literacy Association (IVLA) including the John L. Debes Award, the Research Award, and the Braden/Beauchamp Visual Literacy Award. Information on criteria for selecting recipients and the frequency with which awards are given is also...
- Literacy prize winners: Winning women.
F.B. // UNESCO Sources; Oct94, Issue 62, p5
Reports that the Loreto Day School for girls in Calcutta has won the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization's (UNESCO) Noma Prize for its innovative methods; Sister Cyril Mooney; The Barefoot Teachers program; The International Reading Association Literacy Award; The...
- Literacy awards to become an annual event.
Read, Darla // Saskatchewan Sage; Jul2011, Vol. 15 Issue 10, p5
The article announces several awards given by the Saskatchewan Aboriginal Literacy Network held at the Dakota Dunes Casino, including the first youth award to Shayla Tootoosis from Poundmaker and Little Black Bear First Nations, Elder award for literacy to June Pedersen, and Practitioner award...
- Members in the news.
Read, Darla // Reading Today; Oct/Nov2007, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p14
The article announces awards given to people involved in literacy education including the One Class at a Time award to Laura Ground, and the 2007 Missouri Library Association Literary Award to David Harrison.
- IRA's Local Community Service Award winners inspire children and adults to read, read, read...
Smucker, Rachel // Reading Today; Jun/Jul2009, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p12
The article announces the International Reading Association's (IRA's) Local Council Community Service Award given to several community-wide literacy projects including the Catch the Reading Bug of Rockingham County Council in Rockingham County , North Carolina, the Hungry for Books of the...
- Innovators Win Prestigious Tech Awards.
TSERING, LISA // India -- West; 11/23/2012, Vol. 38 Issue 1, pA1
The article announces several awards including the James C. Morgan Global Humanitarian Award to N.R. Narayana Murthy, co-founder of Infosys, the Intel Environment Award to Arup K. SenGupta, professor at the Lehigh University, and the Microsoft Education Award to the organization Literacy Bridge.
- UNESCO IRA Literacy Prize honors program in China.
TSERING, LISA // Reading Today; Aug/Sep2007, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p6
The article announces various awards given by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), including the UNESCO IRA Literacy Prize for 2007 to the Community Education Administration Centre, the UNESCO King Sejong Literacy Prize to Tostan and the UNESCO Confucius...
- 2006 Spotlight on Achievement and Service Awards.
TSERING, LISA // Illinois Literacy; Fall2006, p3
The article profiles people recognized at the Illinois Spotlight on Achievement and Service Awards ceremony on May 25, 2006. Awards presented by Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White and Robert Pope of the Illinois Press Association included recognition of women pursuing a General Educational...
- IVLA Awards.
TSERING, LISA // Journal of Visual Literacy; Spring2014, Vol. 33 Issue 1, pvii
The article discusses the International Visual Literacy Association (IVLA) Inc. which recognizes leadership, inspiration, and/or service to IVLA and its purposes. Awards granted include the John L. Debes Award for people demonstrating strong leadership within the Association's affairs, the...
- Are you In A Reading State of Mind? Get Engaged with Doug Fisher.
Branca, Katie // Reading Today; Aug2011, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p42
The article highlights Douglas Fisher, a teacher, researcher and author, who will lead the Professional Book Discussion Group on Engage starting September 19, 2011 in the U.S. It mentions that Fisher is a recipient of the International Reading Association's (IRA) Celebrate Literacy Award. The...