Literacy programs

Marketing Your Adult Literacy Program: A 'How To' Manual (1996)

The purpose of this manual is to enable adult educators to market their services better and to reach students who are not currently served.

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1996-01-01

A Pilot Project in Program Evaluation (1995)

A resource detailing a pilot project`s testing of program evaluation tools, with findings and recommendations.

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1995-01-01

Participation Patterns in Adult Literacy Programs (1994)

Research generally shows that participation rates are low and dropout rates are high in adult literacy programs. This article discusses a three-year study, conducted in a Canadian context, which examined participation patterns of adults in literacy programs as well as past school experiences and reasons for entering and leaving literacy programs.

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1994-01-01

Locus of Control and Course Completion of Adult Basic Education Literacy Program Participants (1994)

For this report, the relationship between locus of control and course completion in an adult basic education program was investigated. Instruction was individualized; each learner was tutored by an adult volunteer. Learners were referred by social service agencies or were encouraged to participate by friends and family or through radio and television advertisements.

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1994-01-01

Bringing the Research Together: Developing a Comprehensive Retention Strategy (2003)

The lists of best retention practices in this document were created by incorporating key findings, recommendations and retention strategies from several LBS/NLS projects in which Ontario LBS college programs participated. Included are lists of additional strategies and suggestions, based on input from practitioners during regional training events.

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1990-01-01

Best Practices in Managing the Classroom to Improve Student Commitment (2003)

This document discusses best practices in managing the classroom to improve student commitment in Ontario college LBS programs. The best practices are listed in three sections; each is organized under the area or individual having the greatest control of those practices. These sections are: institution controlled; practitioner controlled, and; shared control.

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1990-01-01

Adult Basic Education and Literacy Activities in Canada 1975-76 (1976)

A report of a project undertaken for World Literacy of Canada to survey the nature and extent of functional illiteracy in Canada, with a focus on those activities currently being undertaken in Anglophone Canada.

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1990-01-01

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