Welcome to our blog The Literacy Lantern. Here we plan to shine a light for literacy.

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I remember last year when we were anticipating 2020, many people were coming up with some catchy slogans.  “2020 – the year of clear vision”, “2020 – Looking to the future”.  Some wanted Barbara Walters to announce on the New Year&#...

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It is Friday afternoon, a few hours before we close for a long weekend. Thanksgiving weekend…hard to believe this weekend is here already. It is really quiet in the office this afternoon. I am the only one in here right now and I thought it would be...

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Last week we posted the first part of our “fire experience”. What a day that was!!! I feel I aged about 25 years in one day. So in the words of an old radio host Paul Harvey, here is “the rest of the story”. We all tried to have a ...

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Where were you 40 years ago?  I was starting grade 9 at W.C.Eaket Secondary School.  I was a nervous “minor niner”.  Even the thoughts of my older family members blazing the trail for me at high school, didn’t ease my nerves.  My new...

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It has been many months since our last blog post.  Is that a good or a bad thing?  Maybe we can say that we have been too busy to write or maybe nothing has happened so we have nothing to report.  I am hoping that it is the first suggestion.  And as I...

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Here is the latest in our series of learner stories. Jack is the reason why I need to colour my hair!! He comes in to the office at least once a month with a fundraising idea. But he doesn’t expect me to do the fundraising idea alone, he works right...

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