Technology

Rethinking the Information Highway (2001)

Rethinking the Dual Digital Divide

This study analyses the state of the "digital divide" in Canada as of the year 2000; how the divide has changed since 1997, and; why many Canadians remain unconnected to the Internet.

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2005-09-27

Canadian Graduate Student Workshop on Literacy and Health Research (2004)

Report

This is a report on a national workshop that took place before the Second National Literacy and Health Conference in Ottawa. Canadian graduate students were invited to apply to attend the workshop and conference and 22 graduate students from across Canada were accepted.

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2005-09-23

Curriculum Deliberation Online (2003)

Part 3

This is the third of three articles about the author's research into the curriculum deliberation process in an online environment. This article discusses the potential and promise of the deliberative process for the Canadian adult literacy community should the pan-Canadian electronic conferencing system recommended in the report, “First Steps: Towards a Pan-Canadian Literacy Electronic Conferencing System” be put in place.

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2005-07-14

Online Collaboration In Adult Literacy (2003)

Part 2

This is the second of three articles about the author's research into the curriculum deliberation process in an online environment. This article expands on those findings following the author's analysis of the data. More in-depth information is provided about the process including a set of guidelines for educators/researchers who may wish to convene a deliberation activity.

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2005-07-14

Online Collaboration In Adult Literacy (2003)

Part 1

This is the first of three articles about the author's research into the curriculum deliberation process in an online environment. In this article, the process of curriculum deliberation is described and the author also reports on her preliminary findings following the completion of her study.

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2005-07-14

Bridging the Gap: Workforce Literacy for an Electronic Age (2002)

With the increasing presence of technology, the demands of the workforce are also changing. Workforce literacy programs need to reflect these demands.

This paper discusses the development and assessment of an instructional approach designed for adults in a workforce literacy program, learning how to effectively communicate in electronic contexts.

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2005-06-21

Adult Literacy Educators' Perceptions of Technology Integration (2004)

This is a thesis submitted to Acadia University in partial fulfillment of the requirements for a Degree of Master of Education (Curriculum Studies). It discusses a study undertaken to explore how adult literacy educators perceive computer technology integration.

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2005-06-20

E-Literacy for the Workforce: Designing Effective Instruction (2002)

This study involved the development of an instructional approach designed to teach adults strategies for writing effectively in an electronic context through a combination of face-to-face and electronic-based tutorial sessions.

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2005-06-20

Electronic Writing and Workplace Literacy (2002)

This paper discusses the importance of integrating electronic writing into workplace literacy programs, describes an approach to instruction based on reciprocal teaching, situated learning and strategy instruction, outlines the data analysis process used to assess the impact of the instruction, and discusses the findings.

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2005-06-20

Getting Connected: Electronic Communication for the Workforce (2002)

Electronic communication is becoming essential for many workplaces. The definition of workforce literacy is shifting to include much more than reading and writing text.

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2005-06-17

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