Literacy, Onondaga County
The purpose of this report is to provide baseline data for eight indicators developed by the Literacy Coalition of Onondaga County (LCOC) to measure the organization’s success in achieving their mission of 100% literacy through 100% Community Engagement.
1. Percent of children who are read to daily 2. Percent of incoming kindergarteners prepared for school. 3. Percent of K-12 students meeting proficiency standards on New York State English and Language Arts assessment. 4. Percent of youth graduating from high school. 5. Percent of adult learners who make educational gain. 6. Percent of adult learners entering or retaining employment. 7. Percent of literacy and community programs using instructional practices based on scientifically based research. 8. Amount of total organizational funds used to support literacy related programs and services by selected organizations.
Syracuse University. Maxwell School. Community Benchmarks Program, "Laying the foundation for literacy (Full report)" (2009). Community Benchmarks Program. 19.