Items Tagged with 'literacy center of west michigan'

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Change Ups: GRCC receives special project award

September 8, 2017
Grand Rapids Community College’s ESL/CNC Precision Machining program received the 2017 Special Project Award from the Michigan Association of Continuing Education and Training. Read More

Inside Track: Discovering her passion for teaching

After finding the desire at a young age, Wendy Falb dedicated her time to improving education in Grand Rapids.

August 18, 2017
Wendy Falb found her passion for teaching at an early age. Read More

Nonprofit hires program director

August 11, 2017
An organization focused on teaching literacy skills to English language learners has hired a new program director. Read More

Literacy program cultivates ‘hidden talent’ in employees

Customized Workplace English classes aim to help employees with low literacy reach job security, advancement.

February 24, 2017
The Literacy Center of West Michigan realized 16 years ago that the workforce was full of employees with untapped leadership potential: those who struggle with literacy. Read More

Crabb enjoys challenges of development work

October 1, 2012
Some 20-somethings willingly embrace the cocoon-like safety of their parents’ homes rather than getting on with their young adult lives. Then there’s Libby Crabb. Read More