Free Webinar: Pinterest – a Great Place to Find, Share and Manage Images, April 22, 2014

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Date: Tuesday, April 22, 2014 Time: 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 pm EDT Source: AlphaPlus Join us to explore Pinterest and how it can be used to teach students to find and manage images while developing their digital skills. Described as … Continue reading

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Free Webinar: Top 5 Email Fundraising Tips, April 16, 2014

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Date: April 16, 2014 Time: 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. EDT Source: CanadaHelps. Don’t let anyone else tell you otherwise — email is the workhorse of digital fundraising. It may not be the sexiest of all things online, but email … Continue reading

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Free Webinar: Making the Business Case for Workplace Essential Skills Training: Evidence from UPSKILL, April 22, 2014

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Date: Tuesday, April 22, 2014 Time: 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Source: The Centre for Literacy (CFL)  Is it worth the investment for employers to provide literacy and essential skills (LES) training to the least skilled in the Canadian workforce? … Continue reading

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Free Webinar: CanadaHelps 101, April 9, 2014

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Date: April 9, 2014 Time: 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Source: CanadaHelps.   Now that your charity has signed up with CanadaHelps, please join us for this webinar about how to make the most of your MyCharity account. Learn how … Continue reading

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QCGN’s Get Out the Vote Video

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  The Quebec Community Groups Network (QCGN) created two Public Service Announcements to encourage English-speaking Quebecers to vote in the upcoming Quebec Provincial elections on April 7th. Please share with your networks! Bilingual “It’s Important” version: https://vimeo.com/90658282 Vote Together:  https://vimeo.com/90658283 Other … Continue reading

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Free Webinar: The Future of Volunteer Management, April 2, 2014

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Date: Wednesday April 2, 2014 Time: 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. EDT Source: CanadaHelps   Technology trends are continuously changing and improving the way we work and communicate with each other. Staying on top of these trends is essential in … Continue reading

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Interactive Multimedia Workshop Reaches out to Learners and Instructors in Remote Communities

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Every year, for la Semaine québécoise des adultes en formation (SQAF), QELA offers an interactive multimedia workshop with the help of professional filmmakers. Considering that adults learn best when a skill is learned and then practiced, these workshops uses an … Continue reading

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Literacy Towards Employment Initiatives

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      The Quebec Essential Learning Alliance (QELA) and Literacy Volunteers of Quebec (LVQ) Stakeholders Meeting in February 2014 featured informative presentations and workshops focused on literacy towards employment. Learning Communities – RESDAC’s Integrated Learning Model Presenter: Donald Lurette, … Continue reading

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Free Webinair: Innovative Employment-Readiness Initiatives for Aboriginal Peoples, March 27, 2014

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Date: Thursday March 27, 2014 Time: 12:00 p.m. (noon) to 1:30 p.m. Source: The Office of Literacy and Essential Skills (OLES)  To meet future labour market demands, it will be important to increase the participation of Aboriginal people in the … Continue reading

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The Reading Network: One-to-One Online Reading Instruction for People with Reading Difficulties

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Source: The Reading Network. The Reading Network Team takes pride in providing excellent one-to-one instruction designed for people who learn differently. Our caring, competent instructors help struggling readers develop the specific skills they need to read proficiently and reach their … Continue reading

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