Florida Literacy Coalition

2019 Adult Learner

Essay Book

Essay Topic Area *
Please make sure your file includes your completed essay (475 words or less) and if you wish, a brief bio of the student.

Please include the program name, location, and teacher/tutor's name in the bio. We ask that you limit the bio to 30 words in a separate paragraph at the end of the essay. 


Kathy is the single mother of three children: Sarah, Kayla, and Henry. She is a student of LVA Family Literacy Program in Readville. Her teacher is John Smith.
John O’Connor is in Judy Johnson's GED class at Manatee Technical Institute. 

Maria Perez is a student at the Adult Literacy League in Orlando. Her teacher is Michael Gomez.
Dee Shi is a learner in the Literacy Volunteers of Leon County ESOL program. She is from China. Her tutor is Tricia Shireman. 

While we try to accomodate as many essays as possible, the submission of an essay does not guarantee its inclusion in the Essay Book.

I understand that by submitting this form that I give permission to have my essay and mini biography published. *
I want my name to be published with my essay. *