Community Literacy of Ontario

New Workplace Curricula

Are you involved in workplace or workforce training? Check out these new publications from Community Literacy of Ontario! Last year, CLO received funding to support curriculum enhancements for Literacy and Basic Skills agencies. They identified occupational curriculum as an important topic with high interest from learners and practitioners. Working with four community-based literacy agencies in… Read more

Building Capacity in Nonprofit Organizations

Road to Excellence: Research and Resources to Build Capacity in Nonprofit Organizations is a recent report from Community Literacy of Ontario. It shares best practices, innovative ideas and practical tools and resources for capacity building in the non-profit sector. It includes board governance, volunteer management, human resources management, and financial management. Click here for this… Read more

Sample Policies and Procedures

Are you looking to develop or review and update your organization’s policy and procedures? You might want to take a look at Community Literacy of Ontario’s Sample Policies and Procedures for Community-Based Literacy Organizations. This new resources includes the following sample policies: Accessibility for Persons with Disabilities Policy Emergency Policy Fee for Service Policy Partnering… Read more

Culture of Evaluation

Whether you are starting to plan an evaluation of your program or organization or are looking for ideas to improve your current evaluations, the eight online modules on Developing a Culture of Evaluation can offer you valuable input. These modules were developed by Community Literacy of Ontario and Literacy Link South Central in their Developing… Read more

Developing a Culture of Evaluation

The Developing a Culture of Evaluation project of Community Literacy of Ontario and Literacy Link South Central has created eight online training modules that you can access for free. Providing practical, useful information, with a focus on small non-profits with limited budgets and limited staff resources, topics covered include planning for evaluation, collecting data, analyzing… Read more

Developing a Culture of Evaluation

Community Literacy of Ontario and Literacy Link South Central are partnering in a project called Developing a Culture of Evaluation. This project is designed to support non-profit organizations in recognizing the value of creating a culture of evaluation and developing it within their own organizations. They have recently released Developing a Culture of Evaluation: An… Read more

Board Governance Resource Guide

The Board Governance Resource Guide for Nonprofit Organizations published by Community Literacy of Ontario is a self-study resource to help nonprofits develop and strengthen their board governance practices.  The guide was revised in June 2014. In it you will find information on effective practices in: Board roles and responsibilities Governance structures Board and risk management… Read more

Numeracy in Action

New from Community Literacy of Ontario! Numeracy in Action: Curriculum and Resources to Understand and Use Numbers is a curriculum designed to help learners develop and practise math skills through mostly task-based, authentic activities. There are four modules: Manage Money, Manage Time, Use Measures, and Manage Data. Designed for use by practitioners (teachers, instructors and… Read more