The following definition of literacy is used by the state of Kentucky to guide its work in improving literacy instruction and assessment.
"Literacy includes reading, writing, and the creative and analytical acts involved in producing and comprehending text." --Kentucky Literacy Partnership (2002)
It is the mission of Franklin County Public Schools to make certain that each student has equal access to a quality literacy education.
The following resources are designed to help administrators, teachers, parents and students understand literacy and better incorporate it into classroom instruction.