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Recognition of Prior Learning

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Recognition of prior learning is an educational response to the need to widen
participation in education and training for economic advancement and social inclusion. See recent scholarly articles in Google Scholar.…

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Optimizing Canada’s Learning Recognition System

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Join the Conference Board of Canada on February 19, 2016 at 02:00 PM EST for this 60 minute webinar as they evaluate the state of Canadian learning recognition since the publication of the first Brain Gain study in 2001.

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CAPLA Webinar

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Learn more about CAPLA’S fourth and final webinar in the 2014-2016 series on quality assurance for the recognition of prior learning (RPL) and its implications for practice. …

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Dr. Alan Davis speaks out about PLAR

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I'm delighted to draw your attention to a recent blog posting by Dr. Alan Davis, President and Vice Chancellor, Kwantlen Polytechnic University and Keynote Speaker, Summit 2013: Surging to the Future: Research-informed policy, practice and innovation in the Recognition of Prior Learning.

In his post, Dr…

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Meeting of the Steering Committee–May 11, 2010

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On Monday, May 11, 2010, Susan Brown, Jan Carrie, Devron Gaber, Judy Harris (Co-Chair), Linda Long, Norma Strachan, Brian Train, Wendy Watson (Co-Chair), and Christine Wihak met to discuss the following items:

A communications strategy for BCPLAN
Incorporation into a society
Membership
Funding Application - LMP

1. Communication Strategy: The…

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