Uncharted Territory: Can Social Innovation Revitalize Literacy and Essential Skills Programs? Webinar - April 23, 2013

Webinar - Tuesday, April 23, 2013

Over the past decade, the concept of social innovation has emerged as an important topic in policy circles. Yet it is not always clear what social innovation actually is.

In this webinar, John MacLaughlin and Ron Samson from Essential Skills Ontario and authors of Uncharted Territory: Can Social Innovation Revitalize Literacy and Essential Skills Programs? described the differences between social entrepreneurship, social intrapreneurship, social enterprise, and various types of social finance including social impact bonds. John and Ron also posed some key questions and discussed whether and how social innovation can be applicable to the field of Literacy and Essential Skills (LES).

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