Immigrants RPL Working Group

The CAPLA Board of Directors approved a new working group – CAPLA Immigrants RPL Working Group at the CAPLA Board of Directors Meeting on October 20, 2012. On November 29, the working group held its first meeting and has 16 members who are actively engaged in RPL practices, immigrant related services, and research. The purpose […]

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2014 – Recognizing Learning Conference

Recognizing Learning: quality assurance practices to advance engagement, employment and education futures The historic Chateau Laurier Hotel in Ottawa was where CAPLA’s Recognizing Learning conference took place on November 2 – 4, 2014. Website

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Provincial PLAR Links

British Columbia BCPLAN Advanced Education – Cached documents on PLA of use to instructors and practitioners produced by C2T2 before it was shut down – some of them are mostly of historical interest now like the annual reports, but others have enduring value. Manitoba www.plarinmanitoba.ca www.wplar.ca Nova Scotia Prior Learning Centre Nova Scotia Government Quebec […]

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Report on Foreign Qualifications Recognition and Alternative Careers

Research Report commissioned by the Best Practices and Thematic Task Team of the Foreign Qualification Recognition Working Group, Forum of Labour Market Ministers. This paper reports on research conducted on Foreign Qualifications Recognition and Alternative Careers in 2012–2013 for the Best Practices and Thematic Task Team (BPTT), a subcommittee of the Foreign Qualifications Recognition Working […]

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Learning

Posted on: November 20th, 2012 by Dr. Alan Davis President and Vice-Chancellor of Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU) Posted at: http://blogs.kwantlen.ca/president/ Reprinted with permission This blog really is about the meeting of the Council for Adult and Experiential Learning that I attended recently, which is very much a forum for the advancement of Prior Learning Assessment […]

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