Learning Without Borders: an Introduction to Community-based Adult Literacy in British Columbia
Learning Without Borders is an introduction to the complexities of the adult literacy field in BC.
It surveys its history, explains some of the challenges, provides a glimpse of the delivery models and introduces the perspective of adult learners.
Literacy practitioners are looking for alternate methods for training volunteer literacy tutors. The COVID-19 pandemic accelerated the need. This session is part of a series of virtual tutor training sessions. …
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 …
Literacy at Work: Information for Employers about Reading, Writing and Math Skills
Written for employers, this booklet briefly reviews how literacy affects work and what employers can do to improve employee literacy skills that will benefit both themselves and their employees. Developed …