- Program Considerations
- Classroom Strategies
- Levels of ESL Literacy
Essentials For LIFE
Essentials for LIFE is a practical guide for ESL literacy practitioners.
In this part of the website, you can learn more about ESL literacy and LIFE (Learners with Interrupted Formal Education) by exploring the following sections:
Content is based on Learning for LIFE: An ESL Literacy Handbook, published by Bow Valley College, and comes from years of experience in the classroom combined with research and feedback from ESL literacy practitioners both locally and internationally.
ESL Literacy and LIFE (103 kB)
ESL literacy is a growing field in Canada and throughout the English-speaking world, both as numbers of refugees and immigrants increase, and as awareness grows of the literacy needs of these learners. This document provides an overview of ESL literacy and LIFE.