Welcome to your future!
Welcome to CNYLearns, a service of the Literacy Coalition of Onondaga County. Here you will find adult literacy resources for those who live in Onondaga County and the City of Syracuse. If you’re looking for programs and agencies to help you or someone you know, you can search our list of partners or view a complete list.
If you’re unsure which agency or program is right for you, please contact our partners at Central New York 211 and talk to a representative, or contact us.
The following is an excerpt from a column by Sean Kirst, published in the Syracuse Post-Standard on June 28, 2015, entitled: “Literacy Journey is Life-Changing for Students, Tutors Alike.”
For all of us, language is like the roots of a plant,” he said. “To be able to get the nutrients out of the soil, you have to have language, and that’s what the EOC has done for me!”
― Justo Priana, a classically trained guitarist who fled political oppression in Cuba, takes classes at the SUNY Syracuse Educational Opportunity Center. That’s also the home of LiteracyCNY, and Priana said his music was an act of thanks. Read full article>