Learning Center Resources
We support members of the Mayor's Coalition
for Literacy through best practices consulting, resource
distribution, facilitating monthly meetings, technical assistance,
professional development, technical assistant, and Mayor's
Challenge Grant Funding.
with any questions regarding best practices consulting, provider meetings, resource distribution, and technical assistance for your
Best Practices Consulting
HCL offers best literacy practices in three demonstration learning
centers, located in areas of Houston where the need is
greatest. Please contact us at anytime if someone from your
organization is interested in visiting one of our demonstration
centers to learn various aspects of running an adult literacy
center including, curriculum resources, data entry, center
management, and much more.
We provide Coalition updates to members at monthly provider
meetings. Click here for the event details of our next provider meeting. Please contact us
if you have any questions regarding provider meetings.
Houston Center for Literacy distributes various resources to
providers, including books, educational resources, best practices
literacy manuals, and computer donations. Please contact us if your
literacy organization is interested in receiving any of these
resources or has resources to donate to other literacy
We help to train and place volunteers in provider sites
throughout the city to assist with one-on-one tutoring, support
teachers in the classroom, carry out clerical and other
administrative work, and complete project-based assignments. Please
contact us if your literacy organization is interested in having
volunteers at your site.
We install mini-computer labs (5 per site) in provider member
sites, consult on program launches for members, and distribute
technology equipment. Please contact us if your organization would
like to request technological assistance.