Artists for Literacy seeks to influence community, public and private sector support for literacy — the capacity to understand, interpret and communicate effectively in order to participate in one’s community and wider society. Presented by OKC Metro Literacy Coalition, this exhibit will engage local artists to answer the question, “What if I couldn’t read?” through creative submissions for public exhibition. Find more information and sponsorship opportunities at www.okcreads.org/artistsforliteracy.Read More
2020 Literacy Status Report
The Oklahoma City Literacy Status Report is an update of a 2008 report titled The Status of Literacy in Oklahoma City and the Community Plan to Raise Literacy Levels. This report reviews indicators that compare data from 2007 and 2017.
Improved literacy rates are key to ending the cycle of generational poverty. By gathering birth to adult literacy data for the OKC metro area in one place, the OKC Metro Literacy Coalition facilitates strategic planning to reach educational goals set at the local and state levels.