HRM learning networks delivering on literacy programs
Literacy Matters

HRM learning networks delivering on literacy programs

Literacy and numeracy skills are essential for navigating life in today’s society. More and more jobs require proficient reading, comprehension,...
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Literacy Matters

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April 30th 1:45 am. Lots of happy and very tired children arriving at Halifax Stanfield International Airport after spending a...
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Impact of low literacy can be profound
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Impact of low literacy can be profound

Metro News March 31 2014 Impact of low Literacy can be profound Read More
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A Nova Scotia Champion for Literacy by Sarah Dobson Dartmouth Learning Network Volunteer
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A Nova Scotia Champion for Literacy by Sarah Dobson Dartmouth Learning Network Volunteer

Nov, 25, 2013 At the Dartmouth Learning Network, lives are being impacted in a big way. Lesley Dunn, executive director...
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Canada Jobs Grant (Not) As Seen On TV
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Canada Jobs Grant (Not) As Seen On TV

http://www2.macleans.ca/2013/05/19/canada-jobs-grant-not-as-seen-on-tv/ It is unfortunate that so much money is being spent on an initiative that is not being embraced by...
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Are You Too Old to Go Back To School?
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Are You Too Old to Go Back To School?

"Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young." – Henry Ford A...
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Literacy & the Budget Day Blues
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Literacy & the Budget Day Blues

So Minister Flaherty with your new Roots shoes Please don’t share with us budget day blues We look forward to...
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Get involved, become informed, and give of yourself for when you do we all succeed!
Literacy Matters

Get involved, become informed, and give of yourself for when you do we all succeed!

“Did you know 93% of students in Finland graduate from high school compared to 78% in Canada. That two out...
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The Learning Pyramid
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The Learning Pyramid

Almost a decade ago I had the privilege of working as the conference coordinator for the Tourism Industry of Nova...
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“A government derives its powers from the just consent of the governed” – Thomas Jefferson
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“A government derives its powers from the just consent of the governed” – Thomas Jefferson

Well intended pledges don't make a literate community, community learning organizations and thousands of hours of volunteer time help bridge...
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Reading With Purpose
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Reading With Purpose

I have decided that I read with purpose.  You might wonder what that actually entails; simply put I usually read...
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