The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador is working to improve adult literacy and high school equivalency programs. The Department of Education, Literacy and Institutional Services Division is looking to address challenges and opportunities related to adult literacy, foundational literacy, and high-school equivalency in Newfoundland and Labrador.
Government aims to gather valuable insights, opinions, and recommendations from the community to inform the next steps for adult literacy in our province.
- Explore the current state of adult literacy in Newfoundland and Labrador.
- Seek input on existing adult literacy programs and their effectiveness.
- Gather suggestions on potential improvements and strategies to enhance adult literacy in the province.
- Discuss the role of government, community organizations, and individuals in advancing adult literacy.
How Can You Get Involved?
Government is offering several options for individuals and organizations to participate and provide input. Government aims to create a comprehensive and inclusive consultation process to gather insights from all stakeholders. Your input is essential to shaping the future of adult literacy in Newfoundland and Labrador. Thank you for your participation.
An online questionnaire for the general public will be accessible until December 15, 2023. This questionnaire will cover a range of topics related to adult literacy in Newfoundland and Labrador. To participate, please click the button below. If you have any questions or need assistance related to this questionnaire, please contact Lauren Power, Program and Policy Development Specialist at 709-729-2450 or email@example.com.
If you prefer to participate with a written contribution, please prepare a letter/submission responding to the questions. The deadline for written submissions is December 15, 2023.
Written submissions can be sent by:
Mail: Literacy and Institutional Services Division
Department of Education
3rd, Confederation Building
P.O. Box 8700
St. John's, NL
How Will Your Input Be Used?
The information received will be reviewed by the Department of Education, Literacy and Institutional Services Division. All feedback will be considered as Government works diligently to develop a robust and informed response to issues of adult literacy in the province, reflecting the needs and aspirations of our community.
Please do not include your name or any information that could identify you. The collection of information is done under the authority of Section 61(c) of the Access to Information and Protection of Privacy Act, 2015, for the purpose of collecting public feedback on the Adult Literacy Action Plan for Newfoundland and Labrador.
Any personal information that may be received will be governed in accordance with the Access to Information and Protection of Privacy Act, 2015 and will only be used for the purpose of informing participants of public engagement results at the end of the process.
If you have any questions about how this information will be collected, used and disclosed, please contact Lauren Power, Program and Policy Development Specialist at 709-729-2450 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you have any questions or additional comments, please contact Lauren Power, Program and Policy Development Specialist at 709-729-2450 or email@example.com.