Symposium: Linking Education, Learning and Innovation
Conference Board of Canada
April 13 - 15,
Westin Harbour Castle Toronto, ON
Two days of plenary and
interactive workshop sessions to explore ways to build Canada's innovative
capacity and a highly skilled workforce to compete in today's global
information now available on-line. For full program agenda, check our web site
of Quebec Training in Family Literacy
Friday, May 9, 2003
Batshaw Youth and Family
This is the second in a series of Family Literacy Training
Sessions and will focus on Family Literacy Awareness and Training in Volunteer
Cost for each
LPQ Members - $20.00
Non Members - $30.00
LPQ Members - $30.00 Non Members - $40.00
The XYZ Community-Based
Antigonish, Nova Scotia
June 17 -
This conference is invites community workers, educators
and healthcare workers to learn more about a variety of literacy initiatives.
Presenters will address issues in Family Literacy, Health and Literacy and
Information: Katy Mahon (P) 902-867-5264 Email:
An Institute on Research in
Practice in Adult Literacy
St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador
June 17 - 21, 2003
The Institute will offer
courses in: Getting Started, Literacy Practices, Arts-Based Research and
Information: (P) 579-6606 Fax 579-2655
The Centre for Literacy, The
Canadian Public Health Association and World Education Summer Institute 2003
Literacy & Health
June 26 - 29, 2003
Institute will explore Literacy and Health: Prescription for progress.
Registration is limited to 40 participants to include policy makers,
researchers and practitioners.
Information: (P) (514) 931-8731
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