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Literacy classes set for new ELL Center 2008-06-12 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 12, 2008, p. 4 English Language Learners (ELL) Center, Parents and parenting, Immigrants, McTague, Frances, Literacy, Niles Township, Nick Katz
Reading is a skill to share 1998-06-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 4, 1998, p. 18 Volunteer work, Literacy, Editorial
Reading changes lives 1998-06-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 4, 1998, p. 16 Alliance for Lifelong Learning (ALL), Oakton Community College, Literacy, English as a second language (ESL), Vaynshteyn, Natalia
Volunteers battle illiteracy 1998-06-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 4, 1998, p. 15 Tropstein, Donna, Oakton Community College, Alliance for Lifelong Learning (ALL), Crystal, Dorothy, Literacy, English as a second language (ESL)
Teacher energized by work in OCC literacy program 1998-06-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 4, 1998, p. 14 Alliance for Lifelong Learning (ALL), Oakton Community College, Literacy, Lazarvitch, Helen, English as a second language (ESL)
Literacy efforts a labor of love 1998-06-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 4, 1998, p. 14 Oakton Community College, Alliance for Lifelong Learning (ALL), Lee, Weinman, Janice, Literacy, Paige, Leona, English as a second language (ESL)
Goals keep students on track 1998-06-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 4, 1998, p. 13 Literacy Volunteers of America Tutor Award, Antonik, Marilyn, Evans, Janet, Landau, Marsha, Literacy, English as a second language (ESL), Oakton Community College - Awards, prizes, etc., Oakton Community College, Alliance for Lifelong Learning (ALL)
Literacy classes lead to new life 1998-06-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 4, 1998, p. 12 Oakton Community College, Alliance for Lifelong Learning (ALL), Skokie Public Library, Libraries, Antonik, Marilyn, Literacy, English as a second language (ESL), Adult education
Literacy : The language for life 1998-06-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 4, 1998, p. 10 Shanahan, Tim, Illinois Secretary of State's Office, Miller, Connie, Center for Literacy at the University of Illinois-Chicago, Literacy Volunteers of Illinois, Literacy, Williams, Erika
Literacy : Is it a useful coping tool or a human essence? 1998-01-08 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 8, 1998, p. 15 Education, Literacy, Editorial
OCC helps adults improve their English 1997-03-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 27, 1997, p. 95 Libraries, Antonik, Marilyn, Volunteers in Teaching Adults (VITA), Literacy, Radvinsky, Maya, Schoenberg, Phyllis, English as a second language (ESL), Waskin, Mel, Oakton Community College, Alliance for Lifelong Learning (ALL), Skokie Public Library
Companies win state literacy $ 1990-04-05 Secretary of State Jim Edgar awarded grants to ITT/Bell and Gossett in Morton Grove and Fel-Pro in Skokie to help workers in those companies overcome illiteracy. Skokie Review, Thursday, April 5, 1990, p. 23 ITT Bell & Gosset, Grants, Fel-Pro Inc., Literacy, Business
Poster contest winners 1989-04-13 Winners of a poster contest sponsored by Skokie Public Library and the Oakton District Public Library Coalition have been announced. Becka Shipp won a $50.00 U.S. Savings Bond as first prize. Skokie Review, Thursday, April 13, 1989, p. 108 Shipp, Becka, Literacy, Awards, prizes, etc., Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Competitions
Reading poster contest winners 1989-04-13 Winners of a poster contest sponsored by Skokie Public Library and the Oakton District Public Library Coalition have been announced. Becka Shipp won a $50.00 U.S. Savings Bond as first prize. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 13, 1989, Sec. 1, p. 5 Shipp, Becka, Literacy, Awards, prizes, etc., Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Competitions
No Title 1988-07-16 There are 40 learn-to-read programs in the Chicago area. One such program is offered through Oakton Community College and a coalition of libraries that includes Skokie Public Library. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Saturday, July 16, 1988, Sec. 1, p. 1 Oakton Community College, Libraries, Skokie Public Library, Literacy, Adult education
Library: Literacy awareness open house 1988-02-04 Skokie Public Library will sponsor a Literacy Awareness open house on February 7. The event is part of a statewide effort to encourage outreach to illiterate adults. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 4, 1988, p. 67 Literacy, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Adult education
Class helps illiterates return to mainstream 1985-08-01 Literacy classes are offered at the Skokie campus of Oakton Community College. Simplified books written for functionally illiterate adults are available at the Skokie, Niles, Lincolnwood, and Des Plaines libraries. Skokie Review, Thursday, August 1, 1985, p. 15 Oakton Community College, Libraries, Skokie Public Library, Literacy, Adult education
Reading project updated 1985-05-30 Oakton Community College has purchased two new computers for use in adult reading classes at the college's Skokie campus and the Des Plaines Public Library. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 30, 1985, Sec. 1, p. 1 Oakton Community College, Libraries, Literacy, Computers, Adult education
Libraries help fight against illiteracy 1985-04-18 The Des Plaines Public Library, Lincolnwood Library, Niles Public Library, and Skokie Public Library have teamed up through the Oakton District Public Libraries Literacy Council. Skokie Review, Thursday, April 18, 1985, p. 76 Oakton Community College, Libraries, Skokie Public Library, Literacy, Adult education
Libraries deserve thanks for program 1985-04-11 The libraries in Lincolnwood, Niles and Skokie have partnered with Oakton Community College/MONACEP to start an adult literacy program. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 11, 1985, Sec. 1, p. 6 Oakton Community College, Skokie Public Library, Libraries, Maine Oakton Niles Adult and Continuing Education Program (MONNACEP), Literacy, Adult education, Editorial
Program is for adults: Libraries attack illiteracy 1985-04-04 Skokie Public Library and four other area libraries are working with Oakton Community College to launch a year-long reading program for adults. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 4, 1985, Sec. 1, p. 1 Oakton Community College, Libraries, Skokie Public Library, Literacy, Adult education
Libraries cooperate to ease adult literacy 1985-03-14 Four local libraries, including Skokie Public Library, will work with Oakton Community College on a program designed to improve the reading skills of adults. Skokie Review, Thursday, March 14, 1985, p. 21 Oakton Community College, Libraries, Skokie Public Library, Literacy, Adult education
Breaks leg, sues park 1974-03-14 Kevin Clark fractured his right thigh at the Skatium. The News, Thursday, March 14, 1974, p. 21 Clark, Kevin, Skokie Park District, Literacy