Have you been away from school for a year or more? Have you taken some post-secondary courses and are now looking to continue, or change your program? Do you work full-time in a job, or as a care giver for your family?
Starting from my personal background of science and engineering — and all the rigidity that implies, the certificate exposed me to the value of a totally different aspect of experiential, student-focused adult education. The program includes both theory and practical skills development. Very successful sincethis hour program offered in nine modules is a mainstay for people working in the field of adult learning and teaching.
In your first year of the program, you will discuss topics such as culture, ancestry, traditions and world view. Learn about the knowledge and accomplishments of people of African ancestry and how they've influenced the world. Develop your confidence and potential by gaining exposure to African Canadian educators and mentors.
We support those who wish to study for the General Equivalency Diploma GEDor anyone who wants to improve academic skills for personal reasons. The Government of Canada has identified nine essential skills needed for the workplace. These skills are used in every job to varying degrees and at different levels of complexity.
Please call or complete the learner or volunteer registration form below and take it to the information desk of your local branch of the Halifax Public Library. More than half the population of Nova Scotia has literacy scores below Level 3. Become a volunteer tutor.
There are many options for adults at all levels to upgrade their education both in classroom settings or one on one with a tutor. In some programs there are evening options in addition to daytime offerings. We can help you to decide which program is best for you by assessing
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LNS hosted workshops across the province, including the writing workshop with Jenni Blackmore. We held an iPad Mini draw from all eligible submissions of learner stories. More than ever, it is becoming necessary for people to obtain and improve their literacy and essential skills as technologies advance and our society evolves.