NEW! (Autumn, 2012)
Do you remember the old “chatterboxes” you made when you were a child? A “Labour Education Chatterbox” has been created for LBS learners. You can download it in .pdf format here
Just fold it as shown in the instructions at the bottom of the page and you can create your own “chatterbox”.
AlphaPlus report “Learning Together with Digital Technologies: Illustrative Case Studies”. (LEC’s LBS programme is one of the featured case studies). Download report here (.pdf format)
Highlights of the Labour Education Centre’s “Literacy & Basic Skills” programme for 2011. Download report here (.pdf format)
A Social and Holistic Approach to Numeracy
The Labour Education Centre in partnership with the Canadian Union of Public Employees and Workplace Education Manitoba invites you to explore the social numeracy website.
A social and holistic approach sees numeracy as a part of life, for the whole person, within a social context. A recent pilot project used the approach in a successful field-test in three provinces.
For further information visit socialnumeracy.ca
Integrating Equity, Addressing Barriers: Innovative Learning Practices by Unions – second edition, updated and expanded by the Labour Education Centre (2009). 46 short sketches of worker education programs from across Canada. Download the file integratingequity-0909 (.pdf format)