Purpose Vision Mission Values

Why do we exist?

ALEC exists to provide innovation, expertise, professional development, and training in embedded adult literacy and numeracy (LN) education to industry, communities, and the sector.

Where are we going?

ALEC’s vision is to be an industry leader in adult LN education and consulting in Aotearoa New Zealand and internationally.

What are we trying to do?

ALEC's mission is to:
  • Provide remarkable, innovative, and learning-centred embedded adult literacy and numeracy resources, education, and consulting. 
  • Serve our learners, stakeholders, and communities through practical approaches to training and consulting which are grounded in best practice and current research. 
  • Become the literacy, language, and numeracy education “provider of choice” for industry, learners, organisations, and government agencies. 

What are we on about?

ALEC seeks to embody:
  • Simplicity Clarity Innovation Experience Good design Uniqueness Passion Application
 

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