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Write On 2024 – Success Stories

For so many of our learners, sharing stories that are important to them is difficult. And yet, these stories matter. Tutors can help. Helping someone write is a wonderful way to make their stories visible to others. Last year, in Write On 2023, LU learners filled the pages with their thoughts on who and what matter to them. Flip through the pages and get to know more about who are learners are in Write On 2023: Now, it is time for Write On 2024. Write On 2024 – Success Stories This year, we we are asking for Success Stories from […]

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Write On 2022 – Looking Forward

LU invites all learners to submit their entries for Write On 2022. Our theme is Looking Forward. Guidance and Ideas for Write On 2022: This document is a guide to Write On 2022. It contains tips on how to support your learner in the writing process. Or visit our blog, Taking on the Writing Challenge. Here are some previous editions of Write On: Write On 2021 – Connections Write On 2020 – Re-imagine Learning Write On 2019 – Courage

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Write On 2021 – Connections

LU is inviting all learners to submit their entries for Write On 2021. Our theme is Connections. Please encourage your learner to write a short text for our annual in-house publication. To find out more about Write On 2021 and for guidance and ideas on how to support your learner as they develop a text, please open this document: Guidance and Ideas for Write On 2021 Here are some previous editions of Write On: Write On 2020 – Re-imagine Learning Write On 2019 – Courage There are two Let’s Zoom TNT tutor workshops focused on writing skills planned. Save these

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LU Basic Digital Skills Self Assessment Checklist

LU Basic Digital Skills Self Assessment Checklist Before you start working on digital skills, it is always a good idea to list the skills you already have. Use this checklist to get a clear picture of the skills you already have. Use it to help you to identify and prioritize the skills you want to acquire or improve. Click HERE to access the LU Basic Digital Skills Self Assessment Checklist

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LU Basic Computer Skills Course – A Tutor’s Guide

LU Basic Computer Skills Course – A Tutor’s Guide This tutors guide was developed by LU in 2012. The guide provides a series of lesson plans for tutors who want to work with their learner on basic computer skills. In Module 1, learners are introduced to parts of the computer, keyboard, screen and mouse. Subsequent modules introduce email, internet and basic word processing (formatting) skills. Each lesson plan has accompanying handouts and worksheets. Tutors using this program with their learner are advised to review the module to ensure the information is current and up-to-date. Click HERE to access the LU

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ABC Life Literacy – Health Literacy

ABC Life Literacy – Health Literacy ABC Life Literacy Canada has many great resources for tutors and learners to learn about health. Here are some links to information sheets ABC Life Literacy have developed for patients and caregivers. Resources for Patients & Caregivers:Make a Medical History CardHealth PassportCaring for a loved oneTips for your next Doctor VisitYou and Your PharmacistYour Rights as a PatientGlossary of Health WordsYour Health CentresDoing Health MathMyUHNHelpful Links

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NorthStar – Career Search Skills Course

NorthStar – Career Search Skills Course This NorthStar online career search skills course provides learners with the basic skills to look for employment. Topics include: searching for jobs, preparing a resume and supporting documents, applying and interviewing for jobs and what to do after the interview. https://assessment.digitalliteracyassessment.org/career-search-skills/practice/preparing-a-resume-and-docs/review Info Sheet Available

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