Thursday 6 October is World Dyslexia Awareness Day. The PrimaryITO is working with a group of four other tertiary education institutions to create a better future for those in the workforce who have dyslexia.
In a recent article in Dieseltalk, ITF Chief Executive Josh Williams emphasises the strong links between literacy and robust health and safety practices. Williams says, "In workplaces, low literacy can impede productivity and morale, and create health and safety hazards.
Gary Sharpe, from WITT, is the latest recipient of the Adult Literacy and Numeracy Leadership Award.
The award is announced each year on International Literacy Day, September 8, and Gary’s gong came on the 50th anniversary of the day.
The MBIE website has a great new resource developed by Immigration NZ: 'Keeping it Clear' - Tips on providing information to an audience that is new to New Zealand.
With the help of dedicated employers, training providers and government, Skills Highway literacy and numeracy training is changing working lives.
On 8 September, UNESCO International Literacy Day, Literacy Aotearoa Wellington will hold a giant scrabble game at Wellington Railway Station
The winners and entrants in the Diversity Awards 2016 were celebrated at a Gala Dinner held in Auckland on 24 August. During an evening memorable for some top-class diversity initiatives, the three finalists in the Skills Highway category stood out for the significant changes that are b
Foundation-level industry trainees can enrol in programmes funded through the Workplace Literacy and Numeracy Fund and continue their industry training at the same time.
The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) has released New Zealand’s results in the latest international Survey of Adult Skills, part of the OECD’s Programme for the International Assessment of Adult Competencies (PIAAC).