foundational Literacy
10 WEEK CLASSES 

Digital Literacy:  Sep 12 - Nov 18, 2022

 

Digital Literacy is being able to critically use technology and to navigate through various online platforms using different devices.  It is understanding how technology works and being able to find, evaluate, create, and communicate information, requiring both cognitive and technical skills.

Beginning Digital Literacy - Tuesdays at 5:30 - 6:30 PM

Foley Public Library Computer Lab                REGISTER HERE

Intermediate Digital Literacy - Thursdays at 5:30 - 6:30 PM

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Financial Literacy:  Sep 12 - Nov 18, 2022

Financial Literacy is having the knowledge, skills and confidence to make sound financial decisions including, understanding how money works and how it is spent in your life, financial planning for the future and managing your finances, and making the best use of the financial resources at your disposal.

Financial Literacy - Tuesdays at 5:30 - 6:30 PM

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Health Literacy:  Sep 12 - Nov 18, 2022

 

Health Literacy is having the ability to find, understand, and use information and services to inform health-related decisions and actions for themselves and others. It includes being able to read and comprehend essential health-related materials (e.g., prescription bottles, appointment slips, etc.)

Health Literacy - Mondays at 5:30 - 6:30 PM

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Civic Literacy:  Sep 12 - Nov 18, 2022
 

Civic Literacy is having the knowledge and skills you need to participate in making change in your community and the greater society. It is the foundation by which a democratic society functions. This includes voting, knowing how the government works, and the rights and responsibilities of citizens and elected members of government.
 

Civic Literacy - Tuesdays at 6:30 - 7:30 PM

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Emotional Literacy:  Sep 12 - Nov 18, 2022

 

Emotional Literacy is being able to identify, validate, and express your feelings, as well as recognize and respond appropriately to the feelings of others. It is the ability to listen to others and is key to the formation of successful relationships, enhanced problem-solving abilities, and improving overall quality of life. 

Emotional Literacy - Thursdays at 5:30 - 6:30 PM

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Cultural Literacy:  Sep 12 - Nov 18, 2022

Cultural Literacy is having the ability to understand all the languages, methods, thoughts and unspoken ideas that shape behavior and communication in a particular society. The advantage of having a good understanding of cultural learning to know how to avoid misunderstandings and interacting well with people of other cultures. Knowing your cultural background makes you more empathetic and knowledgeable.
 

Cultural Literacy - Thursdays at 6:30 - 7:30 PM

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