This page is dedicated to posting basic information (like schedules and locations) about conferences that deal with adult literacy and related topics.
It is part of the Conferences and Conference Materials section of the Adult Literacy Education Wiki. To return to the home page for this section, please click here Conferences_and_Conference_Materials.
To get more detailed information, like handouts and reports, from specific conferences, click here Conference Materials. Some of those sites also offer the chance to interact before or after the conference and specific sessions.
Also check out the Professional Wisdom and Research Resources section.
To access or add to the list of conferences, please click on the appropriate links below.
Click here for the 2011 Conference Calendar
Click here for the 2010 Conference Calendar
Click here for the 2009 Conference Calendar
Click here for the 2008 Conference Calendar
Archives: Click here for 2007 Conference Calendar
Annual National/International Conferences
Adult Education Research Conference http://www.adulterc.org/
American Association for Adult and Continuing Education (AAACE) http://www.aaace.org/
American Educational Research Association http://www.aera.net/
Commission on Adult Basic Education http://www.coabe.org/about/index.html
International Reading Association http://www.reading.org/
National Center for Family Literacy http://www.famlit.org
National Reading Conference http://www.nrconline.org/
- See also NRC: J Michael Parker Award
Pedagogy and Theatre of the Oppressed http://www.ptoweb.org/
ProLiteracy Worldwide Conference http://www.literacyvolunteers.org/conference/
SCALE (Student Coalition for Action in Literacy Education) http://readwriteact.org/rwa/rwaconference.html
TESOL - Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages http://www.tesol.org/s_tesol/seccss.asp?CID=1244&DID=6071
WE LEARN (Women Expanding/Literacy Education Action Research Network) http://www.litwomen.org/welearn.html