Research

Text Messages and Literacy

Does text messaging affect literacy? This question is still debated. Read about current research and using texting to teach literacy.

The Myth of Multitasking

Learn why multitasking is a myth and can cause harm. Try out some alternative productivity techniques.

Skills for Success

The Skills for Success model includes nine skills needed to participate and thrive in Canadian life.

Learner Variability Navigator

The Learner Variability Navigator is a free tool that translates research into learner factors and teaching strategies.

Enjoy Reading with Audiobooks

Audiobooks are a popular format that everyone can enjoy. They can help engage developing, reluctant and struggling readers.

The Myth of Learning Styles

Learning styles are a popular myth about learning. They are widely accepted but there’s no evidence to support their existence.

Adult Literacy Education Journal – new issue!

The fall edition of the Adult Literacy Education: The International Journal of Literacy, Language, and Numeracy is available now! Published by ProLiteracy, this issue contains the following articles: Research The …

Family Influence on Physical Activity

Did you know that less than 1 in 5 Canadian children and youth (ages 5 – 17) meet all three recommended Canadian 24-Hour Movement Guidelines for Children and Youth? This …