Essential Skills Ontario Releases New Research Brief – Clearer Sightlines to Employment

Clearer Sightlines to Employment: What Works for Job-Seekers with Low Educational Attainment is the second in a series of research briefs on Becoming State of the Art – a series that encourages innovation in the delivery of literacy and essential skills to achieve results that matter.

Clearer Sightlines proposes that many jobs traditionally occupied by adults with low educational attainment have been infinitely changed by advancements in technology and inexpensive overseas labour – and that for these individuals, finding employment is a challenge. The paper suggests that by involving business and industry representatives in the design and delivery of literacy and essential skills training, this issue can be addressed.

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News Date: 
Monday, September 10, 2012