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DLI Tech Tuesdays: Canva webinar on May 24, 2016 at 3 pm

Join us to learn about Canva, a simple graphic design software that allows you to create beautiful web graphics, flyers, posters, Facebook covers, and more.

With a variety of layouts and quick drag-and-drop features it is a great tool for professional layouts and consistently stunning graphics. Whether it is for your program, your students or yourself you will absolutely love this tool!

This free webinar will be delivered in partnership with the Deaf Literacy Initiative.  
We will be using Adobe Connect platform with the support of an interpreter.

Click here to register.

Milestones and digital technology: Assessment and reporting practices REPORTS


In 2014-15, AlphaPlus was involved in a research project examining current assessment practices related to the OALCF Use Digital Technology Milestones, the alignment between the Milestones and program learning and reporting trends. Our study concludes that the Milestones and accompanying administration guidelines work counter to the ministry’s objective for the OALCF to “improve service delivery, learner experiences and learner outcomes” by introducing a series of challenges, contradictions and inequities.

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Google Drive
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Using Evernote in a multi-level adult literacy class

Have you ever wondered how you could use Evernote with your learners? Explore the videos below to learn how literacy learners from Dixon Hall LBS program in Toronto feel about using Evernote and how Maxine, the LBS instructor from Dixon Hall, set up and is using Evernote in her multi-level class.

Maxine also shared her experience in Using Evernote with low-level adult literacy students webinars organized by AlphaPlus in March. The webinar recordings and presentation slides are available on Archived webinars page.

To learn more about Evernote, explore our
Evernote - keep anything you can imagine in one place article.