apple Acknowledgements

 Logos for Employment Ontario, Government of Ontario and Government of Canada

This Employment Ontario service is funded in part by the Government of Canada and the Government of Ontario through the Canada-Ontario Job Fund Agreement.

Module Developer

This training module was originally developed by Simcoe/Muskoka Literacy Network (SMLN) in 2011.  It was revised in 2019 in collaboration with Literacy Network Durham Region (LiNDR), Literacy Network Northeast (LNN), Literacy Northwest (LNW), Literacy Ontario Central South (LOCS) and Mid North Network (MNN).


Research and Writing

Tracy Mollins, Stephanie Hobbs

Revised in 2019 by Stephanie Hobbs


Stephanie Hobbs

Reference Committee/Reviewers

Jennine Agnew-Kata, Michael Andrews, Rita Delaurier/Jolene Bedard, Lorel Martel, Annemarie Wesolowski, Carrie Wakeford

Website Design/Technical Support/Hosting

Green IT TechTogether

Date of Publication

March 2014 / Revised May 2018

A Word of Appreciation

Thanks to all of the Literacy and Basic Skills managers and practitioners who reviewed the original module on the Moodle platform and piloted the revised module here.

Thanks also to Community Literacy of Ontario for graciously agreeing to host this module on their Literacy Basics website.


All information and weblinks were accurate at the time of publication.

The views expressed in this module are the views of the researchers/writers and do not necessarily reflect those of the Province.


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