Our Mission Statement

The purposes of the association shall be:

 a) to encourage and actively promote enjoyment of literacy
 b) to encourage literacy learning
 c) to encourage research in literacy education
 d) to publish results of significant literacy investigations and practices
 e) to foster continuing literacy education programmes for teachers
 f) to encourage and support the work of reading/literacy councils in New Zealand
 g) to provide and promote meetings and conferences on literacy
 h) to foster national and international co-operation in the field of literacy
 i) to advise and make representations on matters related to literacy