A quality adult literacy and basic education program appreciates
and respects the diverse cultures of the learners and incorporates them
into the program.
program recognizes the importance of culture to learners’ identity and
program encourages learners to have pride in their culture.
Learners share their cultural knowledge and skills as part of the program.
The culture of learners is incorporated into the program, wherever possible.
culture and history are included in the program.
traditional knowledge and language are integral parts of the program.
expertise of community people, such as elders, hunters, carvers and other
artisans, is used in the program.
Some learning activities take place outside the classroom in the context of
the culture of the community.