Ottawa Citizen article by Jim Edgar

“Ottawa Citizen article by Jim Edgar provides tips on building digital literacy. Improving Literacy with technology…

Repository of Online Language Learning Resources (ROLLR) has been launched

The Repository of Online Language Learning Resources (ROLLR), Citizenship and Immigration Canada’s innovative sharing solution for language instructors teaching newcomers in Ontario. Explore, enjoy and have fun discovering these resources and how YOU can be a part of this vibrant and expanding online community.

TESL Ontario Conference October 28-30 a great success.

TESL Ontario Conference October 28-30: Over one hundred LINC professionals from across Ontario participated in three Stage One training events at the conference. We would like to acknowledge the great work of the TESL Conference Technology Fair team (Sharon Rajabi and our own Kevin O’Brien) in overseeing the setup of a large computer lab that functioned without a glitch.
In addition, Jim Edgar introduced the new LINC learning object repository,, during two separate presentations. The repository is still in its infancy, but we are hoping that many LINC professionals will come forward with pedagogical material to donate to the wider LINC community via ROLLR..

Language Training Working Group– on October 25.

Rob McBride and Jim Edgar made a presentation about the initiatives of the LearnIT2teach project to the Language Training Working Group in Toronto.