plain language services
Our Clear Language Lab's services include plain language editing, consulting, tailored training, and coaching. We refine public-facing documents, internal communications, and other critical material related to your mission. Our team works to ensure your message is clear, transparent, and effective. As experienced adult literacy professionals, we bring a unique lens to our work.
Plain Language Editing
Plain language revisions of specific writing projects, including flyers, slide decks, forms, handbooks, and more
We can support you in a variety of ways:
Identifying your audience and honing your message and purpose
Right-sizing and organizing content to be clear and cohesive for readers
Adjusting vocabulary or explaining key jargon to meet reader needs
Reflecting on basic layout suggestions to increase readability
Informing projects with feedback from our Community Voices group
Our work is grounded in social justice, and we approach each project from an intersectional lens.
A high-level review of your organization or department's content
We can audit a selection of your materials and provide a report with practical suggestions for you to make your team's content easier to navigate, understand, and act on.
Individual or small group coaching sessions that provide a tailored, supportive space to identify challenges, explore solutions, and strengthen communication skills
You will leave with examples and concrete, relevant strategies to apply to everyday communications.