A quality adult literacy and basic education program appreciates and respects
the diverse cultures of the learners and incorporates them into the program.
- First language/mother tongue literacy is encouraged:
Courses/sessions are offered in appropriate NWT official language(s).
- The language of the community is visible in the program in ways such as:
are available in the language.
are written in the language.
from the language group are involved in the program.
staff are sensitive to different cultures.
staff have opportunities for cross-cultural training.
Program staff are aware of and sensitive to culturally based communication
and interaction patterns.
Program staff are aware of and respond to different learning styles.
Program staff select materials and topics that are culturally relevant for