The 2015 Summer Institute in Canada will ask how the move to digital has changed the notion of literacies and how a broader understanding of this change can contribute to an agenda for adult learning that transforms challenge into opportunity.
Dates of the Institute: 11th-12th of June, 2015
Early-bird registration for the summer institute ends on the 30th of April. Register HERE
To lay the groundwork for The 2015 Summer Institute, Canada The Centre for Literacy will offer a series of webinars on the topic of Blended learning and digital environments: Innovative practices in workplace and community settings across countries and developed in cooperation with the European Basic Skills Network (ESBN) on 7th, 14th, and 21st of May, 2015.
2 webinars in English and 1 in French will present models of innovative practice from Canada, the US, Ireland and France that demonstrate the possibilities of blending the best of adult learning practices with technologies.
1. English Under the Arches: Innovative Workplace Training by McDonald's USA (May 7, in English)
2. Blended Learning with Technology: Innovative International Examples (May 14, in English)
3. Formation hybride et à distance : innovations francophones (May 21, in French)
More detailed descriptions of the webinars can be found on the Centre's website here
Please join for some or all of the sessions. Register here