March Learner of the Month: Kenton Fifield

Congratulations goes out to Kenton Fifield for being selected as Good Learning Anywhere’s March Learner of the Month! It might be April Fools’ Day but we assure you, Kenton is NO joke! Kenton is a graduate of our ESMO Program. Essential Skills for Mining Online (or ESMO) is an 8 week course that uses a combination of independent…

Spring IS here!!!

Alrighty, so this may be how most of us are feeling about the arrival of Spring this year: However, the fact remains…it is now OFFICIALLY Spring! If you’re having difficulty embracing that fact due to the serious lack of  “Spring”  weather we’ve been having so far, fortunately there is another landmark Spring event that you…

January Learner of Month: Daniel Pratt

Congratulations Daniel Pratt for being selected Good Learning Anywhere’s January Learner of the Month! Sioux Hudson Literacy Council and the Good Learning Anywhere program have been celebrating and showcasing our learners each month. When Daniel was notified that he won this award, he was very happy. Daniel was even more excited to learn that he…

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…

Technology of the Month: e-Readers

Overview In recent years, many new technologies have emerged for both entertainment and resource purposes. One amazing piece of technology that encompasses both of these uses is the e-reader. In this article we hope to answer some frequently asked questions about e-readers and to provide some information to help you decide if purchasing an e-reader…

December Learner of Month: Lanell Majeki

Congratulations Lanell Majeki for being selected Good Learning Anywhere’s December Learner of the Month! Sioux Hudson Literacy Council and the Good Learning Anywhere program have been celebrating and showcasing our learners each month. When Lanell was notified that she won this award, she was very excited to say the least. Here is a copy of…

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…

My Greatest Academic Achievement

Please join us in congratulating Patricia Bezaire as Good Learning Anywhere’s Learner of the Month for November 2013. Typically, we ask the winners a few questions to reflect on and share their responses. This time around, Patricia has taken the initiative to write us a letter that she titled My Greatest Academic Achievement. Please take…

Updates to Saba Centra System

Contact North has informed us that they will be doing some maintenance on the Saba Centra system we use for our LIVE online classes. The maintenance is scheduled from December 20th at 4:00 pm and it will be completed no later than December 23rd by 7:00 am. The upgrade will provide greater support for Java…