Registration for Teacher of Adults: Literacy Educator Certificate is now open

April 16th, 2014 by Monika Jankowska-Pacyna

Registration is now open for the Spring Term of online courses in the Teacher of Adults: Literacy Educator Certificate program. Courses begin May 13, 2014 through OntarioLearn (http://www.ontariolearn.com/).

Developed in partnership between Project READ Literacy Network, Sault College and Conestoga College, this program is designed to address the training needs of adult literacy educators nationwide. It provides an in-depth exploration of the key principles, practices, concepts and issues that shape the role of the adult literacy educator in the delivery of literacy and essential skills training in one-to-one and group settings. The program consists of 5 core courses, a choice of electives and 1 fieldwork placement. Successful completion of all 7 courses is required to receive the program certificate.

Both Conestoga College (http://www.conestogac.on.ca/parttime/0961.jsp) and Sault College (http://www.saultcollege.ca/Programs/Programs.asp?progcode=1215&cat=overview&groupcode=CED) offer the courses to new and experienced literacy instructors. Whether you are just entering the field or have lots of years under your belt, these courses can help build your professional knowledge and skills as a literacy and essential skills practitioner.

To learn more about the program, visit http://www.adultliteracyeducator.com/