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This week we celebrated Indigenous Literacy Day On the blog what

This week we celebrated Indigenous Literacy Day On the blog what


What famous Aussies have to say about Indigenous Literacy Day

Indigenous Literacy Day and The Great Book Swap

To find out more about this amazing charity, the tireless work it does and how you can be a part of Indigenous Literacy Day, make sure you visit the ILF ...

Indigenous Literacy Day

Over the past three years the Indigenous Literacy Foundation has sent over 85,000 books to more than 230 remote communities across Australia.

5 Lessons on How to Build a Digital Library Program

Shallow in the Deep End


So take a look at your bookshelves, for books you are willing to part with and help to purchase books and literacy resources for remote indigenous ...

We like to think of ourselves as a lucky country. An island continent where every child has access to books and the tools which make reading possible. This ...


In the month leading up to and on national Indigenous Literacy Day, Wednesday 5 September, whole new worlds were explored. Thousands of new stories were ...


We've got a National Library of Australia event with Boori Pryor on September 15 and the One Word One Day auction in Sydney on September 25.

In Brisbane as part of the Brisbane Writer's Festival, the Hon Quentin Bryce and ILF Founder Suzy Wilson, will join students from some of Queensland's most ...

I met kids and spoke to teachers and elders. They were all adamant that the work of the ILF was having an important impact on improving literacy levels as ...

Indigenous Literacy Day 2012… I'm grateful…

ILF_resized_CBCA. CBCA celebrates an exciting partnership with the Indigenous Literacy Foundation.

Everyone was touched by the experiences the girls had in Sydney, and particularly when they gave us a reading from the book. Our CEO Robert summing it up ...

6 September NACCHO supports Indigenous Literacy Day

And on September 2, they are inviting you to help the cause by participating in Indigenous Literacy Day.

INDIGENOUS LITERACY FOUNDATION Newsletter Issue 9. Reading with Children Lip


Songs that sound like blood by Jared Thomas, Seahorse by Bruce Pascoe, Mrs Whitlam

Indigenous Literacy Foundation Book Launch

We've got a National Library of Australia event with Boori Pryor on September 15 and the One Word One Day auction in Sydney on September 25.

Family literacy day photo

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This book celebrates 14 beautiful songs written in Walmajarri language. This event is invitation only.

Financial literacy and Indigenous Peoples: A new working group

Happy Indigenous Literacy Day from HARs!

International Literacy Day | International Literacy Day

Chris Durbridge

MAKE US PAY : BushTV donates one dollar for every new fan on our facebook during National Indigenous Literacy Day

Are we being herded onto cultural missions?

Katherine the Great… ILF visit!

Maroochy Barambah and HARs at ACE Conference

How can you get involved?


Moments like that are made extra special because of the people you share them with.

Did you know that Indigenous Literacy Day is celebrated in Australia on 7 September and is a major day for events and fundraisers for Indigenous literacy in ...

Sydney, Australia. 2nd September, 2015. (L-R) Indigenous Literacy day Ambassadors

Launching the book!

Feel free to download this doc and send to those whom you think may be interested... and thanks for all your support... Anita

All proceeds from sales of The Naked Boy And The Crocodile at Readings this September go directly to the Indigenous Literacy Foundation.

For more information about ILF, or to make a donation, visit www.ilf.org.au or call (02) 9280 0644.

Inspirational quote by Malala Yousafzai, the youngest person to win the Nobel Prize.


Family Literacy Week

... from the University of British Columbia's Early Development Instrument (EDI), which measures school readiness across Vancouver's 23 neighbourhoods.

Closing the Gap on Indigenous Literacy


VIDEO: Storytime Campaign Reaches 2 Million Children Across Asia

Indigenous Literacy Foundation

... Indigenous Literacy Foundation as part of my Ambassadorial role. The pic above is just a small group of the larger collective I spoke to.

Indigenous Literacy Foundation Book Launch

Indigenous Literacy Day 2015 – Wadeye Broadcast

Celebrating Diversity at ALA: Recommended Titles - a book list from The Brown Book Shelf

Sydney, Australia. 2nd September, 2015. Jessica Mauboy was mobbed by fans at

Group photo after the presentation

Sydney, Australia. September 2nd, 2015. Singer Jessica Mauboy is interviewed during Indigenous

Sydney, Australia. September 2nd, 2015. Singer Jessica Mauboy poses during Indigenous Literacy

The tale slapped – Scot Gardner on writing for teenagers

Celebrating National Aboriginal Day

Our Patron Thérèse Rein and ambassador Micky O'Loughlin went on to address hundreds of kids before they began their Great Book Swap.

Deliver Diverse Storytimes With Multicultural Activities From the Experts

We then got to help ourselves to a new book. After the swap we had some silent reading time to enjoy our new books!

National Aboriginal Day - On June 21st we celebrated the day by doing different activities planned by Shana Smith and Emily Aitken.

“Most of us take reading (and writing) so much for granted that it's almost impossible to imagine life without that form of communication. Literacy opens so ...

Wednesday 21 February marks International Mother Language Day – a day set aside by the United Nations to raise awareness of the loss of Indigenous languages ...

Celebrate Indigenous Literacy Day in Melbourne with great art!

Things Made From Letters: the Allen & Unwin blog

Literacy is key to learning. ILF's Book Supply programme opens the door of opportunity to develop early literacy skills. A team of educators, ...

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Inclusive Education for Thailand's Minorities: Snapshots from the North

Last Friday we had a BBQ for our Dad's to celebrate Father's Day. Mr Pye organised some great activities for Dad's to do with prizes being won for the ...

Donna is the Executive Director of the Lac La Biche Canadian Native Friendship Centre Association. Indigenous ...

Youth Ambassadors

Sydney, Australia. 2nd September, 2015. School students at the Indigenous Literacy Day

You can help Close the Gap with Indigenous Literacy Day - More than Motivation: Study, Career and Life Inspiration


Thank you to all of our wonderful Featherbrook families for supporting this initiative while also showing how important literacy and reading are to our ...

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sharing a few photos today that we snapped early in the morning last week as we walked eleanor to her first day of kindergarten!

Celebrating Indigenous Women of Distinction

Some things really worked: the art class where they were painting each other as much as the paper became a colourful expression of self identity.

Sydney, Australia. 2nd September, 2015. Schoolchildren wave their books during the Indigenous

Sydney, Australia. 2nd September, 2015. Jessica Mauboy was mobbed by fans at

Childers Day

Sydney, Australia. 2nd September, 2015. Jessica Mauboy was mobbed by fans at

2016 Indigenous Languages Residents.

Indigenous Australian junior and middle books

RCH Education Institute teachers shared their passion for reading today by presenting every inpatient with a

Happy NAIDOC Week! The theme for NAIDOC Week 2017 is 'Our Languages Matter' – a chance to focus on the importance, resilience and richness of Aboriginal and ...