Added:Wednesday, May 4, 2016
This short video will give you an overview of Alberta's Community Adult Learning Program, and all the services and supports that are available to help CALP staff be successful in their roles!
Rural Routes’ website is aimed to support rural and small urban providers of ESL programming and services throughout Alberta. This project supports and builds capacity of ESL providers so they can offer culturally integrated English language programs and services to enhance economic and social integration in rural communities for adult newcomers. The website offers contacts for services, resources and upcoming events.
Dr. Stephen Reder explores the impact of adult literacy programming in a variety of contexts over significant periods of time to provide a life-wide and lifelong perspective on adult literacy development. From pages 18 - 21 of "Perspectives on Language and Literacy", vol. 39, July 2013. Retrieved from https://app.box.com/s/uo2sdlb27ncapsqt659gxqhw5a51l08f, April 25th, 2016.
This is a framework that can be used to guide ELL teachers, in lieu of a curriculum. It is a stepped proficiency guide across 12 levels of English, covering the four English Skills: Listening, Speaking, Reading and Writing. It is the basis any English Proficiency in Canada, including immigration. ESL Key Words: CELPIP, CLB, Framework Document, Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing Student Level: Any Teacher Level: Beginner and Up