Monthly Archives: October 2014

Canada Job Fund information en français

Normand Levesque and the team at Réseau pour le développement de l’alphabétisme et des compétences (RESDAC) have once again generously translated a piece I wrote. My deep appreciation goes out to RESDAC for doing this. Sommaire_Le fonds canadien pour l’emploi

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Summary of the Canada Job Fund

I fear some may have been put off by the daunting 80 page report I posted here the other day. For your reading ease and sanity, here is a summary of that paper with most everything you’ll need to know … Continue reading

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Long-Awaited PIAAC Response Report Resurfaces

Originally posted on Literacy & Policy:
In case you missed it, this morning the White House announced the latest round of TAACCCT grantees. If you read the entire release, you may have noticed this curious related announcement: In addition, the Department of…

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