Tagged with Bow Valley College

Read Forward is now free and available online!

Adult Literacy Research Institute along with community partners developed an adult reading assessment resource, informally referenced to the International Adult Literacy Survey (IALS) and now aligned with the Alberta Reading Benchmarks. Read Forward is a low-stakes assessment of reading skills for adults, helpful in identifying both the reading skills adult learners have gained and the … Continue reading

Read Forward Official Launch

This post originally appeared on the Read Forward website. Here at Bow Valley College the Read Forward team is excited to officially launch the product of two years of collaborative work with a host of people from across Canada – Read Forward: A series of easy-to-use adult reading tests referenced to the International Adult Literacy … Continue reading

Read Foward Training

This post originally appeared on the Read Forward website. During March and April 2011 we will be offering free online training workshops for people interested in how to use the Read Forward resource. Everyone who attends will receive a complimentary copy of the resource. Sessions currently accepting registration: Tuesday March 29, 1:30pm – 3:30pm Thursday March 31, … Continue reading

Workshop with Michael Hardt

Workshop with Michael Hardt

This post originally appeared on the Read Forward website. The Assessment Resource Project and the Centre for Foundational Learning were happy to host a two-day workshop last week with Michael Hardt on how to construct and analyze questions. Participants ranged from instructors to coordinators to researchers, from a variety of the departments here at Bow … Continue reading