Making Indianapolis 100% Literate
Upcoming Events

The FOURTH Indianapolis Community Literacy Summit is coming up!

"Making Indianapolis 100% Literate"

Wednesday, June 17th, 2009 

To be held exactly one year from our first summit.

From 1-3pm at the
Indianapolis Colts Indiana Farm Bureau Football Center
on 56th Street.



This summit will be specifically designed for K-12 teachers and look at ways that teachers can PARTNER with local organizations and find new RESOURCES to improve literacy in our community.


All educators, non-profit workers, and community leaders interesting in improving literacy in our community are invited!



And it is FREE!!!


Presenters Include:

Indiana Partnership for Young Writers

Young Audiences of Indiana

Scholastic Classroom & Library Group

Susan E. Israel, PhD

Indianapolis Marion County Public Library

Indiana Writing Project

Dyslexia Institute of Indiana

Indy Reads


And more!


Plus – look for an editorial about the summits and community literacy issues in the Sunday, May 17th Indianapolis Star!


Please share with any teachers you know!


You can still RSVP by sending an email to with your contact information. 


Literacy Powerline has launched a new and improved national website for community literacy programs-  - The work we have been doing in Indianapolis is now featured on this website as the "Coalition of the Month!" Congratulations to us all!!!