SRDC has released the results of the UPSKILL: Essentials to Excel Project, which they presented at Summer Institute 2014.
The Centre for Literacy invites nominations for three board members for a two-year term beginning in September 2014.
This scan was prepared for Summer Institute 2014: Exploring PIAAC Data - Enriching research, supporting practice, and covers research that uses PIAAC and PISA data. Some summaries have appeared in previous scans.
Recent updates: Brigid Hayes asks "what is OLES currently funding?". CASEA publishes an open letter to Jason Kenney, Copian takes its websites and online documents collection offline
Recent actions by and statements from the Government of Canada make it clear that it will no longer support a pan-Canadian adult literacy "infrastructure”. This will force many Canadian adult literacy organizations to downsize or close. Here, we summarize and link to news stories and announcements about the current situation.