Education

Published on Wed, 05/01/2019 by NEO Exchange Inc.

WE Charity Opens NEO

WE Charity Opens NEO

Celebrating a $1,000,000 Donation to build a School of Business Management in Kenya

Published on Wed, 04/03/2019 by Health City

Advancing Community-Driven Health Research, Innovation and Education at the Heart of New MOU

Advancing Community-Driven Health Research, Innovation and Education at the Heart of New MOU

Announcing a new collaboration with Concordia U Edmonton to advance partner and community-driven health initiatives by fostering students in applied artificial intelligence, and the entrepreneurship and business incubator space

EDMONTON, Alberta /COMMUNITYWIRE/ – Concordia University of Edmonton (CUE) and Health City have entered into a collaboration to advance partner and community-driven health initiatives through the development of customized training and creation of opportunities for CUE’s students.

Published on Thu, 03/28/2019 by ABC Life Literacy Canada

Connecting tech-savvy youths with adult learners

Connecting tech-savvy youths with adult learners

It would seem that connecting tech-savvy Canadians with those who could learn from their digital know-how could benefit both the teacher and the learner.

Many young Canadians have grown up with technology as a constant in their lives. They’ve always had the Internet at their fingertips; mobile devices and tablets always on-hand to be kept up-to-date on the latest news. For these Canadians, the rapidly changing demands of technology are expected and exciting, with the introduction of new devices promising to make everyday tasks easier and quicker.

Published on Thu, 03/28/2019 by ABC Life Literacy Canada

Youths teach digital literacy to Adult Learners

Youths teach digital literacy to Adult Learners

"Youth Teaching Adults will bring together youth tutors and adult learners for a rewarding intergenerational learning experience where both the tutor and adult will build confidence and skills."

TORONTO, March 28, 2019 /COMMUNITYWIRE/ – In the age of rapidly changing technology, it can be difficult to keep up. While some Canadians thrive on new digital devices and technology, others find it confusing and daunting. How do we connect tech-savvy individuals with those who could benefit the most from their knowledge? Introducing: Youth Teaching Adults.

Published on Thu, 03/14/2019 by Concordia University

Concordia Receives $5.6-Million Gift to Spark Creative Minds; Largest Gift Ever to Quebec-Based Fine Arts Faculty

Concordia Receives $5.6-Million Gift to Spark Creative Minds; Largest Gift Ever to Quebec-Based Fine Arts Faculty

The Peter N. Thomson Family Trust has given $5.6-million to Concordia’s Faculty of Fine Arts to support students in three key areas: graduate scholarships, field school awards and an art innovation fund.

Peter N. Thomson Family Trust supports fine arts students and lends momentum to the Campaign for Concordia: Next-Gen. Now

Published on Wed, 03/06/2019 by Advancing Women in Agriculture

Media Advisory: Women from across Canada to attend the Advancing Women Conference in Calgary

Media Advisory: Women from across Canada to attend the Advancing Women Conference in Calgary

Event Information

03/11/2019
03/12/2019
Calgary, Alberta

Published on Thu, 01/24/2019 by ABC Life Literacy Canada

Canadian Families Celebrate the 20th Anniversary of Family Literacy Day

Canadian Families Celebrate the 20th Anniversary of Family Literacy Day

TORONTO, January 24, 2019 /COMMUNITYWIRE/ - How will you celebrate Family Literacy Day on January 27? That’s the question ABC Life Literacy Canada (ABC) has been asking families, community organizations, schools, libraries, and learning centres coast-to-coast-to-coast in the lead up to the 20th Anniversary of this annual event.

Published on Fri, 12/28/2018 by ABC Life Literacy Canada

Family Literacy Day is January 27

Family Literacy Day is January 27

We're counting down to the 20th anniversary of Family Literacy Day (FLD) on January 27! In celebration of this milestone, families are encouraged to "Take 20" minutes to make learning together part of their everyday. Download the following free resources to support your FLD activities.

Published on Wed, 12/05/2018 by Domtar Corporation

Domtar Employees Donate Books and Read to Students at Humke Elementary School & Chahk Ha Chee Head Start Childcare Center

Domtar Employees Donate Books and Read to Students at Humke Elementary School & Chahk Ha Chee Head Start Childcare Center

Employee volunteers read to kindergartners & preschoolers today and donated more than 150 books during two reading events; Domtar’s reading and book donation events also featured the company’s holiday parade float and a visit from Santa

NEKOOSA, Wis., December 5, 2018 /COMMUNITYWIRE/ - Domtar Corporation (NYSE: UFS) (TSX: UFS) announced that employee volunteers from the company’s pulp and paper mill in Nekoosa, WI today visited local Humke Elementary School and the Chahk Ha Chee Head Start Childcare Center to read to children and to commem

Published on Thu, 10/25/2018 by ABC Life Literacy Canada

Invest in Your Financial Well-Being with Money Matters

Invest in Your Financial Well-Being with Money Matters

Toronto, ON - October 25, 2018 /COMMUNITYWIRE/ - November is Financial Literacy Month and this year’s theme is “Invest in your financial well-being”. The goal of Financial Literacy Month is to encourage Canadians to take control of their finances and reduce financial stress. Money Matters, ABC Life Literacy Canada’s suite of money management workshops and tools are designed to do exactly that.

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