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International Workplace Literacy Policies - View PDF

24th February 2017

We’ve been having a look at what is happening internationally in relation to improving the adult literacy and numeracy skills of workers through government funded programmes. Below is a short summary of what is happening in Australia, Canada, England, Ireland, and Scotland

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Getting the most from workplace literacy and numeracy programmes

23rd February 2017

The Department of Labour asked NZCER to write and develop a resource based on findings from another department project about the transfer of language, literacy and numeracy learning in workplaces. This summary brochure was produced and sent to the department, as well as widely distributed in the sector and online.

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Maximising the benefits of the Workplace Literacy Fun - View PDF

20th February 2017

Executive Summary - This research on the Tertiary Education Commission’s Workplace Literacy (WPL) Fund was undertaken May-June 2015. It aimed to find out where government can make the greatest impact for individuals, their employers and the New Zealand economy in workplace literacy and numeracy training.

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