The Government of Canada and other national and international agencies have identified and validated nine key essential skills for the workplace.
National Numeracy is an independent charity that aims to improve numeracy in the UK.
NZCER have developed a video to support the Te Ata Hāpara assessment option. This will soon be going on the Māori option login page for the LNAAT.
Tutors who can teach refugees how to speak and write in English are needed urgently in Auckland.
English Language Partners teaches basic English to refugees and new migrants from Africa, the Middle East and Asia.
The TEC has published on its website the funding mechanisms (sometimes known as 159Ls) issued by the Minister for Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment under the Education Act 1989.
Entries for the 2017 Diversity Awards NZ are now open, including the Skills Highway Award, which celebrates organisations that develop initiatives to assist employees with literacy and numeracy.
A Radio New Zealand story highlights that the number of immigrants who are using language training they paid for as part of their visa requirements has fallen to a new low.
Skills Highway entrants in the 2016 Diversity Awards showcase the growing influence of literacy training on workplaces and lives throughout New Zealand.
Worksafe have added the Pathways Awarua health and safety modules to their Worksafe Toolshed - tools and resources to help employers understand the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 (HSWA) and get them sta
With November marking Canada’s financial literacy month, now is a great time for employers to address the need for financial education in the workplace, says Jane Rooney, financial literacy leader at the Financial Consumer Agency of Canada.