About LAMA

Literacy Alliance of Metropolitan Atlanta (LAMA) is a practical and innovative coalition that seeks to achieve 100% literacy among metro Atlanta's adults and families. The coalition hopes to increase public awareness about low-literacy as it is one of the root causes of poverty, un- and under-employment, homelessness, and poor health outcomes. We also pr

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Our Mission

The Literary Alliance of Metropolitan Atlanta (LAMA) has a mission to achieve 100% literacy among metro Atlanta's adults and families by providing visibility for the issue of low literacy; providing visibility for its member organizations in their work to combat low literacy; developing and implementing a viable model for expansion of literacy programming; and to offer a single

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The Literacy Alliance of Metro Atlanta is Pleased to Announce the Election of 2 New Coalition Co-Chairs

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[Metro Atlanta] – The Literacy Alliance of Metro Atlanta (LAMA) is excited to have Jany Brown & Sherry Siclair, two leaders of extraordinary experience and diverse backgrounds take charge of the coalition’s activities beginning in 2013. Ms. Brown and Ms. …

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The Impact of the Presidential Election on Education

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As with any election, education policy is a rising topic of concern for constituents. Since we have a returning President, we can look at three factors: the discussed future plans for Obama’s education policy, an evaluation of the last four …

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Immigration & Integration Require Literacy Supportive Services

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In order for immigrants to effectively integrate into American society, it is incredibly important for them to receive literacy supportive services. These services help to educate illiterate immigrants and bring them into the fold of society. Literacy supportive services help …

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