Employer's can access Workplace Literacy and Essential Skills Tools and Resources through the following links. Literacy and Essential Skills are the skills needed to learning, work, and life.
The Nine Essential Skills are:
Reading, Writing, Numeracy, Thinking, Document Use, Working with Others, Oral Communication, Computer Use and Continuous Learning.
Useful Articles and Links
Flesch Readability Grade Level
The Flesch-Kincaid Reading level is a test designed to measure how easy or difficult a text is to read, and tells you the grade level of a document.
- Test Your Document's Readability - Word and Outlook instructions
Online Flesch Testing
Some popular links below to assist you with finding out about how essential skills are needed and to constantly strive to learn and improve them.
Ontario Skills Passport
National Adult Literacy Database
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