Family literacy

How-to-Kit Literacy Survivor (2007)

Survivor: Outwit, Outplay, Outsmart

This "How To Kit" is one in a series of kits developed to help organizations celebrate literacy in the NWT. Literacy Survivor contains fun literacy activities and games geared toward older children, youth and their families. The activities in this kit can be done at a youth centre, at a family literacy night, in the classroom or at home.

Get resource
Added: 
2008-03-20

The State of Family Literacy in Ontario (2006)

Results of a Provincial Study

This is a report of a study, conducted on behalf of the Ontario Literacy Coalition, on the state of family literacy in Ontario. The study is designed to identify issues and gaps in the current family literacy infrastructure and to identify effective and sustainable options for family literacy delivery.

Get resource
Added: 
2008-03-19

Live, Horse, 'Til the Grass Grows! (2006)

A Study of Family Literacy in New Brunswick: Work, Outcomes, and Best Practices

This document outlines current work, outcomes, and best practices in community-based family literacy programs in New Brunswick. This report is a benchmark study of how family literacy in New Brunswick has been cultivated up to and including the year 2005.

Authors: 
Get resource
Added: 
2008-03-17

Family Literacy in Ontario - The State of Family Literacy Programming (2006)

Executive Summary of a Provincial Survey

Using focus groups and a province-wide survey of more than 100 family literacy practitioners, this study takes a snapshot of family literacy activity in Ontario. The study is designed to identify issues and gaps in the current family literacy infrastructure and to identify effective and sustainable options for family literacy delivery.

Get resource
Added: 
2008-03-03

For My Child - Phase 2: Cohorts 2 and 3 (2006)

A Study of the Impact of French-Language Family Literacy Programs on Francophone Families in Linguistic Minority Settings in Ontario

To better equip Francophone parents to act as their children’s first teachers and to support them in this role, a number of French-language literacy centres have provided family literacy programs in several Francophone communities in Ontario. This document presents the results of a research study that evaluates the impact of family literacy programs on Francophone parents and children in Ontario.

Authors: 
Get resource
Added: 
2008-02-21

For My Child - Phase 1: Cohort 1 (2005)

A Study of the Impact of French-Language Family Literacy Programs on Francophone Families in Linguistic Minority Settings in Ontario

To better equip Francophone parents to act as their children’s first teachers and to support them in this role, a number of French-language literacy centres have provided family literacy programs in several Francophone communities in Ontario. This document presents the results of a research study that evaluates the impact of family literacy programs on Francophone parents and children in Ontario.

Get resource
Added: 
2008-02-21

Monitoring Tools: Adult Goal Progress Chart (2006)

Family Literacy Programs in the Fraser Valley

From the Ground Up (FGU) is a project of Research in Practice in Adult Literacy (BC), in partnership with Literacy BC, that helps practitioners develop tools to evaluate their community-based programs and facilitate the reporting process. The focus of the project is on community-based adult literacy programs.

Get resource
Added: 
2008-02-07

Family Literacy Programs (2006)

Directory of Greater Victoria

Family literacy work occurs in many places across the greater Victoria area in British Columbia. The Victoria Read Society has compiled a list of the family literacy programs offered in communities in the area using information collected in 2005-06.

Get resource
Added: 
2008-02-04

Family Literacy Connections (2007)

A Guide to Family Literacy Partnerships

This guide is intended for anyone running a family literacy program or interested in starting such a program or others involved in family literacy. While it is best to read this guide in its entirety, each chapter is a stand-alone section. This guide provides information on the following topics:
- Definitions of family literacy
- Family literacy partnerships and programs
- Why partnerships work and why they don't

Get resource
Added: 
2008-02-01

Improving Family Literacy By Increasing Investments in Adult Literacy Education (2007)

Moving From a One Life Cycle to a Multiple Life Cycles Education Policy

In this article, the author, Thomas Sticht, explores the concept of intergenerational transfer of literacy from adults to their children. Sticht discusses how a parent’s education level can effect the achievement of their children, referring to recent research and a book entitled the BBC Adult Literacy Handbook.

Get resource
Added: 
2007-11-08

Pages

© 2022 Copian Library