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Thanks to the contributions of our staff, partners, and participants, this was one of the best Summer Institutes yet. Slides and videos of presentations will be available online by the end of July.
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.