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Welcome, Rebecca Burroughs!

Please join us in welcoming Rebecca Burroughs, The Literacy Project’s new ESL class instructor! Rebecca is an English and ESL teacher at Battle Mountain High School. She has also served as a part-time adjunct instructor in both English and ESL at Colorado Mountain College. Rebecca is a member of the Colorado Teachers of English to […]

New! Saturday ESL class at Avon Public Library

  The demand for English as a Second Language (ESL) classes and one-on-one adult tutoring programs provided by The Literacy Project is at an all-time high.  In November, The Literacy Project will add a Saturday morning class for ESL learners at the Avon Public Library. The Saturday class will be offered in addition to our four ESL classes already in […]

Join us on Monday!

On Monday, July 25, The Literacy Project of Eagle County will welcome the world-renowned forensic pathologist Dr. Cyril H. Wecht to speak at The Four Seasons in Vail Village. Recently portrayed by Albert Brooks in the film “Concussion,” Dr. Wecht has spent the past 40 years of his career seeking social truth and justice in […]

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Volunteer Spotlight: Carol Gallegos

Carol Gallegos taught in the Eagle County School District for 31 years. When she retired in 2008, she missed the students and the interaction with young learners that she enjoyed so much. One summer, while she was still teaching at Edwards Elementary, Carol worked as a teacher with The Literacy Project’s English as a Second […]

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Ruthless High School GPA Calculator Strategies Exploited The Characteristics of High School GPA Calculator The Best Way to Become a Successful College-student Whenever you hunt for an admission into an institute of degree and graduate from college or senior high school, it’s among the things that are main about the causes of which, your abilities […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Ellen Miller

Ellen Miller (pictured here with Colleen Gray, Director of The Literacy Project) is an internationally renowned mountaineer with a gift for putting her unique talents to work for her community. She created The Climb for Literacy fundraiser in 2008 as a way for children to channel their passion for climbing into an event that would […]

Colorado Gives Day!

Colorado’s largest one-day online giving event, presented by Community First Foundation and FirstBank, is coming up and we need your support. On Tuesday, December 8, 2015, thousands of donors will come together to support Colorado nonprofits like The Literacy Project of Eagle County. Last year, a record-breaking $26.2 million was raised for Colorado nonprofits. A […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Erik Forbes

Erik Forbes is a junior at Eagle Valley High School. He looks forward to a future in music and the arts, and loves to play the piano. He is a “Big Buddy” volunteer with The Literacy Project of Eagle County’s Reading Buddies program, where he not only enjoys reading with his Little Buddies—he challenges them […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Burt Levin

Burt Levin is a 4th generation attorney. He began his legal career in Maryland in 1983, and relocated to the Vail Valley in 1998. Burt is also a dedicated volunteer with The Literacy Project of Eagle County’s “Study Friends” program. The Study Friends Program is designed to help middle school students improve their reading, writing, […]