Many adults in Montgomery County lack the literacy skills to be able to participate fully in the community and local economy. In addition, approximately 40% of Montgomery County residents have a language other than English as their first or primary language. The Literacy Council of Montgomery County (LCMC) is a nonprofit organization whose work is
Every year, the ESL Legacy Scholarship provide college scholarship support to children whose parents studied English as a Second Language through classes or tutoring offered by the Literacy Council of Montgomery County. In providing financial support, the scholarship seeks to enable financially disadvantaged youth to pursue higher education. The award symbolically honors their parents for demonstrating
The tragic ethnically-motivated incident in Charlottesville last weekend and the ensuing reaction demonstrate the continuing need for appreciation and support in our country for people of all races, religions, ethnicity, sexual orientation, and languages. For more than 50 years, the Literacy Council of Montgomery County has proudly served the English language needs of students regardless
Thursday, May 26, 2016 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM RSVP here. 6:30 PM business meeting open to all. Click here for the FY17 slate of Board nominees. All attendees will be able to vote. Click here to review the FY17 budget.
Attend our Continuing Tutor Education (CTE) session to enhance your tutoring techniques this summer! Supplementary Help for Students Having Trouble Learning to Read Facilitated by Meg Chandler, Tutor Trainer Wednesday, June 22, 2016 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM LCMC Office, Rockville Library This CTE will present excellent supplementary ideas that will allow you to review Laubach
Join us on March 13, 2016, at the Bolger Center in Potomac for LCMC’s 8th Annual Scrabble® Scramble! For more information, click here.
What is the Rockville Rewards Card? Do you love to shop and eat in Rockville? How would you like to save money while helping the Literacy Council of Montgomery County (LCMC)? Did you know that 100% of the sales of the Rockville Rewards Card goes to the nonprofit of your choice – in this case LCMC!
Adults who can’t read often have children with reading problems, too. Help break the cycle — become an adult literacy tutor! Join an information session today! Rockville Library, First Floor Meeting Room – August 24th, 7:30 PM- 9:00 PM & September 2nd, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM White Oak Library, Medium Meeting Room, August 27th 11:00
The LCMC Fall 2015 English Class Flyers are available in six languages: For English – Click Here. For Spanish – Click Here. For Korean – Click Here. For French – Click Here. For Amharic – Click Here. For Mandarin – Click Here.
Literacy Doesn’t Take a Summer Break! Continuing Tutor Education sessions are scheduled throughout the summer.