PD – Adults

Community Kitchen – Digital Badges

Wednesday November 28, 2018 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Learn about the new Community Kitchen Digital Badges, how they can be used in your community programs to honour and recognize the achievements and progress of the participants, and encourage them to continue to advance and build their skills. Learn about the 2 badge levels, the 7… Read more

Pursuing Grants Successfully with Patty Bossort April 20, 2018 12pm-1pm

In this webinar you will develop a successful approach for pursuing funds for your organization’s mission through grants. Learn: • How to prepare for successful grant applications • How to respond to acceptance or rejection of applications Patty Bossort has experience on both sides of grant writing – pursuing funding and delivering funding. As Community… Read more

Literacy Task Group Panel Discussion April 13, 2018 12 pm – 1pm

Join Beng Favreau, Rebecca Beuschel, Shantael Sleight, and Tracy Spannier in a discussion on literacy task groups. Learn the What, Where, When, Who, Why, and How of collaboration in the task group context.

TELUS WISE Ambassador
Footprint and Seniors Webinar
March 9, 2018 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

This 3 hour training will give you information on content and how to set up TELUS WISE -Footprint and TELUS WISE – Seniors workshops in your community. TELUS WISE Footprint is a digital citizenship program designed to help young people become good digital citizens and keep their digital footprint clean. TELUS WISE Seniors is designed…

TELUS WISE Ambassador
Impact and In Control Webinar
March 2, 2018 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

This 3 hour training will give you information on content and how to set up TELUS WISE – Impact and TELUS WISE – In Control workshops in your community. TELUS WISE impact engages students in a conversation around cyberbullying, helping them explore and understand different options for safe and appropriate ways of intervening when they…

Canadian Adult Reading Assessment (CARA) – Part 1 & 2

Fridays, January 11 & 18,  2019: 12:00 pm-1:00 pm In this two-part series, you will learn about the Canadian Adult Reading Assessment (CARA). This tool provides diagnostic information that will enable you to identify a student’s reading and comprehension patterns and choose effective teaching strategies to support the development of both. You will also learn… Read more

Awarding Digital Badges

Friday, December 8, 2017: 12:00 pm-1:00 pm In this session you will learn about the Decoda digital badges, from awarding, to using the badges. In a hands-on session on the adult literacy database, we will show you how to award badges to your learners. You will also learn how to explain badges to learners and… Read more

CALB Training – Part 2: Benchmarks and Digital Badges

Wednesday, November 29, 2017: 12:00 pm-1:00 pm Note: The same webinar will be held November 8, 2017. In this second session of a two-part series, we will continue to learn about the Community Adult Literacy Benchmarks, with a particular focus on how we use them to assess learners in our programs and to measure progress…. Read more

Community Adult Literacy Benchmark (CALB) Training – Part I & 2

Friday, November 2 & Wednesday November 14, 2018: 12:00 pm-1:00 pm Note: This is a two part webinar In the first session of this two-part series you will learn about the Community Adult Literacy Benchmark (CALB), where they came from, and how they are used to measure progress. Looking at the reading and writing domains,… Read more

CALB Training Part 2: Benchmarks and Digital Badges

Wednesday, November 8, 2017: 12:00 pm-1:00 pm Note: The same webinar will be held November 29, 2017. In this second session of a two-part series, we will continue to learn about the Community Adult Literacy Benchmarks, with a particular focus on how we use them to assess learners in our programs and to measure progress…. Read more