About the Skills for Success
Some EXCITING news out of the world of Essential Skills. They have gotten a little makeover, a renovation one might say. The transition has happened from Essential Skills to Skills For Success. Skills for Success are skills that help you in a quickly changing world. Everyone benefits from having these skills. They help you to get a job, progress at your current job and change jobs. The skills also help you become an active member of your community and succeed in learning.
Skills for Success are the skills needed to participate and thrive in learning, work and life.
Skills for Success include skills that are foundational for building other skills and knowledge and important for effective social interaction. These skills overlap and interact with each other, and with other technical and life skills. They are inclusive and can be adapted to different contexts.
Skills for Success are for everyone – employers, workers, training providers, governments, and communities.
Skills for Success Brochure
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Skills for Success Mobile Assessment App
Assessment Tool for Teachers and Students Features:
The Essential Skills Mobile App is designed for iPhone®, iPad® and iPod Touch® and android devices and is currently available free for download in the App Store and Google Play.
For more information regarding the Skills for Success, check out the Skills Canada website at Skills Canada