Massachusetts Family Literacy Consortium
Resources for Providers
Adult and Family Literacy Directory
Or call 1-800-447-8844 for statewide program locations and volunteer
opportunities in Massachusetts
Certificate in Family Literacy
An online Certificate in Family Literacy offered by The Goodling Institute for Research in Family Literacy at Penn State
Evidence-based Family Literacy Models
A literature search was conducted in March, 2007 to identify research of evidence-based models that demonstrates effective family literacy programming. The following documents reflect this research.
Summary of Key Findings from the Family Literacy Review
This document provides a bulleted summary of the key findings identified in What is the Best Model for Delivering Family Literacy Services? A Review of the Literature.
Summary of Implications of Key Findings from the Family Literacy Review
This document provides a bulleted summary of the key findings with a focus on implications for practice.
Key Criteria for Family Literacy Program Design
This document represents key criteria extrapolated from the summaries of the key findings.
Family Literacy Month
Tips on how to promote family literacy during Massachusetts Family Literacy Month in November and all year long
Goodling Institute for Research in Family Literacy: Annotated Bibliography
The Annotated Bibliography is a searchable database with research articles and other publications in categories related to family literacy
Guidelines for Effective Comprehensive Family Literacy Programs, Family Action Plans, and Interactive Literacy help programs plan for the effective delivery of family centered services.
Public Service Announcements
Download announcements and view transcripts in English and Spanish to increase public awareness of family literacy and the Adult and Family Literacy Hotline
Please address any questions or comments to MFLC@doe.mass.edu