Literacy and Essential Skills – Featuring Dr. Sarah Eaton [Video – 2:11] (2010)

This brief video features Dr. Sarah Eaton of the University of Calgary, discussing the nine Essential Skills defined by Human Resources and Skills Development Canada (HRSDC).

She provides a definition for each of the nine skills, along with examples that illustrate each one.

The Essential Skills offer a way of understanding literacy that is more comprehensive than traditional notions, she says. Together, the nine skills form the foundation for succeeding in today’s society.

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Sarah Elaine Eaton. Literacy and Essential Skills – Featuring Dr. Sarah Eaton [Video – 2:11] 2010. Web. 26 Sep. 2020 <http://en.copian.ca/library/multimedia/eaton/literacy_es.htm>
Sarah Elaine Eaton (2010). Literacy and Essential Skills – Featuring Dr. Sarah Eaton [Video – 2:11]. Retrieved September 26, 2020, from http://en.copian.ca/library/multimedia/eaton/literacy_es.htm
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