About AlphaPlus

AlphaPlus is Ontario’s only organization focussed on helping adult literacy education professionals to incorporate digital technology. We believe that through the use of digital technology in our sector, we can build capacity, create equity and access to learning, and enhance learning experiences. We work as a leader and guide, sharing knowledge and directly helping literacy educators and administrators to integrate technology in innovative ways that increase effectiveness and reach.

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Tech Developments, Apps and Tools

Exploring new opportunities to support an altered adult literacy sector

From our vantage point at AlphaPlus, we’ve witnessed you overcoming barriers and obstacles. You acted quickly to find ways to continue reaching and supporting learners. We see the hard work you’ve done to adapt, and we’re proud to have played …

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Developing a road map to enhance Ontario’s LBS system capacity

The Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development (MLTSD) asked AlphaPlus and Contact North|Contact Nord to consult stakeholders in Ontario’s Literacy and Basic Skills (LBS) system.

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Join Us for eNet this Winter!

Join Us for eNet this winter where you can connect with colleagues from other programs to share new tools, resources and ways of doing things.

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Virtual Showcase – Reflections on shared approaches, strategies and resources... Should we do it again?

The summer months are a blur at this point, but the memory of how excited and inspired we were after each of our Virtual Showcase sessions still energizes us and we wonder if we should do it again...   Setting up for …

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The Postsecondary Digital Skills Readiness Assessment tools are ready!

Postsecondary Digital Skills Readiness Assessment Tool In 2018 a college upgrading instructor came to AlphaPlus with an idea.  He had developed an assessment tool to determine whether learners were ready for the ways they would be using digital technology as college students. …

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The right strategies for improving the digital capacity of our adult literacy system?

As Ontario’s only organization focused on helping adult literacy education professionals to incorporate digital technology, we recognize the need for a more comprehensive and coordinated approach—an approach that respects individual program, sector and cultural differences and also provides a system-wide …

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