Cat Lake First Nation

We recently asked Linda Wright, our Director of Distance Projects, to write about her experiences traveling to remote Northern Ontario First Nations communities. If you know Linda or have met her in person, she will talk to anyone who will listen about her trips to remote communities. Ask to see her pictures and you will…

187 Communities Across Ontario Served in 2013

At the end of each year, we take a close look at the communities our online distance learning program has reached out to in Ontario. In 2013 alone, we served an amazing 187 different communities across Ontario! We have created an interactive map below that you can zoom in and out of. Click on the…

Sharing Circles – Summer 2013

Please note that there will be no Sharing Circles in July and August.  Sharing Circles will resume in September 2013. At this time, we would like to thank all of our guest speakers who have volunteered their time to meet our learners and offer their support and inspiring stories. We feel fortunate that we can…

Map of Ontario Communities Served by GLA

The end of 2012 is a time to reflect on our program and celebrate the successes of our learners.  But where does everyone come from to take our courses? So, we wanted to get a visual representation of the communities we have served.  We have never heard of many communities before so this helps us…

The Journey with Matawa First Nations

In January of this year, Good Learning Anywhere and Matawa First Nations Education Council launched a pilot program with participating communities in remote Northwest Ontario.  The goal of the program is to help community members attain their GED and to pursue careers in the various trades.  GLA is the first step among many that these…

2011 Canadian Federal Election

Announcement: New Course from GLA 2011 Canadian Federal Election – About Canada Votes 2011 On May 2, 2011 Canada will be having a federal election to either re-elect our Prime Minister or elect a new Prime Minister.  Many experts agree that the Aboriginal vote is very important and in some cases, these votes may decide…

Moodling in March

Sioux Hudson Literacy Council (SHLC) and the Good Learning Anywhere (GLA) project recently opened 2 Moodle courses in February 2011 – Essential Skills Investigation and Canadian History. Moodle is an independent online platform where learners can take online course at their own pace according to their own schedule. Moodle courses assist in developing independent learning…

Tough Times for Adult Literacy in Ontario

The Adult Literacy world is facing some tough times in 2011. Cutbacks are expected to hit all of Ontario’s Literacy and Basic Skills organizations, though the effects will be felt throughout Ontario, in workplaces, social services and homes. Good Learning Anywhere started in 2003, reaching people in remote areas of Ontario, and giving them a…

Good Learning Anywhere – NEW Moodle courses

  Sioux Hudson Literacy Council (SHLC) and Good Learning Anywhere (GLA) are excited to announce the release of 2 new Moodle courses: Canadian History Essential Skills Investigation (ESI) So if you are new to Moodle as a learner, you might be confused, feeling stressed and unsure if this type of online course is for you….

December Learner of the Month

December Learner of the Month – Darcy At Good Learning Anywhere and Sioux Hudson Literacy Council, we take a lot of pride in announcing our learners of the month.  It’s never an easy decision but for the month of December, Darcy made it much easier for us. As an online practitioner I had the great…