Practitioner Credentials and Badges

Credentials and Badges for Practitioners

Information about the skills needed to obtain these badges is embedded within each one. Click on a badge to see specific information it.

The IPALS Facilitator badge (Parents as Literacy Supporters in Immigrant Communities) is issued by Decoda following successful completion of IPALS facilitator training.

The Reading Tutor badge is a community badge developed in partnership with Capilano University. It is designed for those who are trained to tutor reading with children, including those who are trained to tutor in Decoda’s Fostering Literacy program.