Mission The Sonoma County Library Adult Literacy Program provides one to one tutoring for adults who wish to improve their literacy skills. Our program is learner-centered – we work with the student in accomplishing his/her goals. TEXAS HAS A BIG WORD PROBLEM. 1 in 5 adults in North Texas cannot read. This means that more than , adults in Dallas County alone are struggling with literacy and that number is projected to grow to more than 1 million by Apr 03, · Adult Education and Literacy (AEL) providers are organizations with instructors delivering English language, math, reading, writing and workforce training instruction to help adult students acquire the skills needed to succeed in the workforce, earn a high school equivalency, and enter and succeed in college or workforce training.