Calgary Learns. is a granting agency that supports foundational learning for adult Calgarians. We make community-based learning accessible and we celebrate the value of learning. Thus, the Calgary Charter provides a “road-map” or “blue print” to guide Adult Education professionals as they develop health literacy curricula and integrate it into their instructional program. The theoretical base of the Calgary Charter is two-fold, and comes from research in education and sociology.
Between 2008 and 2014, Canada adult literacy rate remained stable at around 99 %. Adult (15+) literacy rate (%). Total is the percentage of the population age 15 and above who can, with understanding, read and write a short, simple statement on their everyday life. Generally, ‘literacy’ also encompasses ‘numeracy’, the ability to make simple arithmetic calculations. The Engaged Educators Corp. has served parents, students and educators for nearly two decades. The foundation of The Engaged Educators Corp., previously known as Beacon Literacy Canada Inc, became the next logical step for President and CEO, Lani Donaldson and her team, as they developed new programs, services and resources for both local and global markets.
The International Adult Literacy Survey (IALS) was a seven-country initiative—including Canada—first conducted in 1994. The idea was to create a comparative adult literacy rate for adults aged 16 to 65. Second and third waves of data were collected for 16 additional countries in 1996 and 1998, leading to a data set for 23 countries. National Literacy Secretariat, adult literacy had become a national conversation with a large and dedicated group of people working together to advance ideas about access to literacy learning for adults. The national conversations were silenced by the funding cuts that started in .
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