Additional Resources

HRSDC

Human Resources and Skills Development Canada
http://www.hrsdc.gc.ca/eng/workplaceskills/essential_skills/general/home.shtml

UPP Essential Skills Lesson

NALD

Defining Essential Skills
http://www.nald.ca/library/learning/oles/defining/defining.pdf

What are Essential Skills Profiles?
http://www.nald.ca/library/research/oles/whatare/whatare.pdf

Integrating Workplace Essential Skills into Curricula: A Process Model
http://www.nald.ca/library/research/awes/iwesc/iwesc.pdf

Meeting the Challenge – A Guide to Working with Essential Skills
http://www.nald.ca/library/research/meetchal/meetchal.pdf

From NWT Literacy Council

Community Essential Skills
http://www.nald.ca/library/learning/nwt/essential_fs/community/community.pdf

Family Essential Skills
http://www.nald.ca/library/learning/nwt/essential_fs/families/families.pdf

Health Essential Skills
http://www.nald.ca/library/learning/nwt/essential_fs/health/health.pdf

Justice Essential Skills
http://www.nald.ca/library/learning/nwt/essential_fs/justice/justice.pdf

Workplace Essential Skills
http://www.nald.ca/library/learning/nwt/essential_fs/workplace/workplace.pdf

Other Resources

Community Literacy Ontario (CLO)
Literacy Basics – Essential Skills
http://www.nald.ca/literacybasics/essentl/resource/02.htm

TOWES – How do your skills measure up?
http://measureup.towes.com/english/index.asp

Canadian Language Benchmarks / Essential Skills in the Workplace
http://www.itsessential.ca/itsessential/display_page.asp