Improving Essential Skills for Work and Community (2007)

Workplace and Workforce Literacy

In Nunavut and the NWT there is a critical need for greater awareness and better information about workplace and workforce literacy. Nunavut Literacy Council and NWT Literacy Council prepared this paper in order to provide information and analysis, and make recommendations about how to improve workplace and workforce literacy in Nunavut and the NWT.

Specifically, the paper provides some basic information and analysis on the following topics:
- Why we should care about workplace and workforce literacy;
- Workplace and workforce literacy participation;
- Nunavut and NWT stakeholders for workplace and workforce literacy;
- Nunavut and NWT economic, social and cultural context for workforce and workplace literacy;
- Elements of best practices for effective workplace and workforce literacy.

Recommendations are included in two appendices:
- Basic tools and resources for workplace and workforce literacy; and
- Summary of eight collaborative models.

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ISBN: 
978-0-9735058-6-3
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2008-04-30
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Nunavut Literacy Council and NWT Literacy Council. Improving Essential Skills for Work and Community 2007. Web. 10 Aug. 2020 <http://en.copian.ca/library/research/nwwlp/improving/improving.pdf>
Nunavut Literacy Council & NWT Literacy Council (2007). Improving Essential Skills for Work and Community. Retrieved August 10, 2020, from http://en.copian.ca/library/research/nwwlp/improving/improving.pdf
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