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Strengthening Rural Canada: Why Place Matters in Rural Communities

This report by Leona Gadsby and Ron Samson documents phase two of a research project about developing literacy and essential skills (LES) as part of the solution to supporting growth …

Strengthening Rural Canada: Fewer and Older: Population and Demographic Challenges Across Canada

Strengthening Rural Canada was a pan-Canadian initiative examining how demographic changes have impacted rural and urban areas in four Canadian provinces, namely, British Columbia, Newfoundland and Labrador, Ontario and Saskatchewan. …

A Guidebook for Place-Based Approaches to Literacy and Essential Skills Development

This guidebook is the result of the Strengthening Rural Canada-Renforcer les communautés rurales du Canada Project. The project was a comprehensive study about the human and social capital of rural, …

Sooke

by Sarah Richler, South Island Literacy Delivering Business and Digital Skills in Community with Evolving Economy #MeanwhileinSooke I would like to underscore that Sooke is a community with a strong …

Quesnel

by Rebecca Beuschel, Literacy Quesnel Society Learning Resources for New Paths to Success in Resource-based Community In the summer of 1996, I caught my first glimpse of Quesnel from the …

Fraser Lake

by Elaine Story, SD #91 (Nechako Lakes) Señor Duggies Tacos and Pizzeria: from Miner to Restauranteur When first contacted and given details about this project, I was eager to know …

Port Alice

by Trish Weatherall, Mount Waddington Family Literacy Society Remote Industry Towns Need Digital Literacy Programs  I am both the daughter of pulp mill workers and the life partner of a …