Decoda Literacy Calendar 2023
This is a calendar of literacy-related dates to remember in 2023. This year we are also offering a digital edition of the calendar. Subscribe on your Google, iCal or Outlook …
Decoda Literacy Calendar 2022
This is a calendar of literacy-related dates to remember in 2022.
PIAAC Results for BC Fact Sheet
The Programme for the International Assessment of Adult Competencies (PIAAC) was a large scale, international survey. It examined rates of literacy, numeracy and problem-solving in technology rich environments. It covered …
A Guidebook for Place-Based Approaches to Literacy and Essential Skills Development
This guidebook is the result of the Strengthening Rural Canada-Renforcer les communautés rurales du Canada Project. The project was a comprehensive study about the human and social capital of rural, …
Strengthening Rural Canada: Why Place Matters in Rural Communities
This report by Leona Gadsby and Ron Samson documents phase two of a research project about developing literacy and essential skills (LES) as part of the solution to supporting growth …
Working with Rotary: a guide for literacy practitioners
This guide provides background information on Rotary Clubs for literacy practitioners. It includes advice on making a presentation to Rotary as well as a sample presentation.
Tips for a Good Presentation
This is a checklist of things to remember when planning a presentation to potential funders. Includes ideas for following up after your presentation.
Strengthening Rural Canada: Fewer and Older: Population and Demographic Challenges Across Canada
Strengthening Rural Canada was a pan-Canadian initiative examining how demographic changes have impacted rural and urban areas in four Canadian provinces, namely, British Columbia, Newfoundland and Labrador, Ontario and Saskatchewan. …
Tips to improving communication with the media
This PR toolkit is a step-by-step guide for working with media in communities. Designed for community literacy organizations in BC, it contains tips, tools and guidelines for working with the …
Working with Volunteers: 25 ideas for good practice
Working with Volunteers: 25 Ideas for Good Practice aims to provide a quick reference for things to know in order to make working with volunteers a positive experience for both your organization and the volunteer. It is written with the needs of literacy organizations and programs in British Columbia and their volunteers in mind.