The Literacy & Numeracy sub-committee has been established by the D10 Education Task Force to promote literacy & numeracy on an area-wide basis.

Objectives:

The Literacy & Numeracy sub-committee has been established in order to utilise the expertise of its members to:
• Raise awareness of literacy and numeracy initiatives and promoting the importance of being literate and numerate in the local community
• Expand parental, household and the wider community involvement in literacy and numeracy activities
• Support a united approach to tackling low levels of literacy and numeracy across all education sectors and the wider community with a particular emphasis on preventative methods

The Literacy & Numeracy Sub-Group is comprised of:

• Ballyfermot Chapelizod Partnership (BCP)’s Lifelong Learning Manager & Education Support Officer
• Representatives of Primary Schools and CTCs
• CDETB representatives
• Representatives of Adult Education Providers
• Other relevant professionals