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We are The Learning Exchange and we are here to help students succeed! We invite you to discover the TLE experience! You can see the latest events and activities with our TLE event calendar and follow us on FaceBook, Twitter, Instagram and Youtube.

All TLE services are free, offered in English, and are open to the Laval community as well as adult ed students of CDC Vimont and the Sir Wilfrid Laurier School Board. TLE prides itself on offering a diverse range of services, resources, events and activities. We are proud to be a working partner with CDC Vimont Adult Education. See our detailed report from the last Annual General Meeting: TLE Annual Report of Activities and this year’s Detailed Action Plan to see what we do!

WE ARE THE LEARNING EXCHANGE *also known as TLE

Darlene Brown TLE Executive Director
Enza Ciampanelli TLE Community Manager
TLE office and resource centre: room 215
Tel. 450-688-2933 ext. 3126 | email: tleliteracy@yahoo.ca

About TLE
The Learning Exchange (TLE), is a not-for-profit literacy organization providing free, one-on-one or group tutoring to adults in need. TLE is committed to lifelong learning and the promotion of literacy awareness. As a leader in the literacy community, TLE promotes dignity, autonomy, and privacy in the delivery of its services.

TLE is funded by the Ministère de l’éducation et de l’enseignement supérieur through the Programme d’action communautaire sur le terrain d’éducation (PACTE).

TLE partners with local, provincial and national organizations. TLE advocates for and represents literacy issues through representative and participatory events, including consultations, forums, roundtables and focus groups.

Vision

We envision a Quebec where everyone has the literacy skills they need to live a fully engaged life.

Mission

The Learning Exchange is a volunteer not-for-profit organization dedicated to empowering the community through improved literacy.

Mandate

~ Adult Literacy and Tutoring: One-on-one and small group instruction to adults (16+) in need
~ Volunteer/Tutor Training
~ Public Awareness and Sensitization
~ Volunteer/Student Recruitment
~ Community Resource and Learning Centre
~ Volunteer/Student Outreach and Retention
~ Prevention and Intervention

FREE TUTORING SERVICES

~ All tutoring services are free and only offered in English to learners 16+ years old
~ Resources, free accounts (e.g. Math Helps Solutions) and support are offered to students for tutor sessions
~ Tutoring services are offered with trained TLE volunteers online via Zoom
~ Tutoring can be offered in most subject areas (e.g. math, sec. English, English conversation practice, etc.).
~ If a student has a specific need, we can also try to recruit a new volunteer to train (e.g. science tutor)

HOW STUDENTS CAN APPLY FOR A TUTOR

~ Students can apply for a tutor with the Find a Tutor form
~ Enza will contact the student to discuss tutoring needs, availability, class materials, etc.
~ An introductory meeting is held on Zoom for the first session with the student, tutor and Enza
~ All students and tutors must follow the Digital Code of Conduct and Making the Match guidelines

RESOURCES AND SUPPORT OFFERED

Students, teachers and professionals can use and borrow TLE resources and equipment such as laptops, podcast microphones, books, class resources, games, etc.

Online Training and Information Access

Great digital resources vetted by teachers and resource consultants:

~ TLE Learning Resources: ESL, Math, English, etc.
~ Essential Skills Quebec Resources: The 9 Skills related to jobs, job search, etc.

Free training & learning resources can be accessed on Ruzuku by enrolling with an email:

~ Infographics for Learning: Resources to help with reading, writing, literary elements and study skills.
~ How to Podcast: Use this information and video series to make a podcast.
~ Secondary Courses: Cycle One: Course information for students in Cycle One
~ Secondary Courses: Cycle Two: Course information for students in Cycle Two

PROJECTS

Annually, TLE submits project proposals that benefit CDC Vimont students and families, as well as the Laval community. Here is a recent project aimed at student perseverance:

~ The Power of Podcast report

BOOK & RESOURCE GIVEAWAYS

Yearly, TLE gives thousands of free books to CDC students and the Laval community. We also provide resources, online activities and children’s books to students who are parents. Contact Enza in room 215 if you know a student or family who could benefit from this free service.

Ask us about resources such as:

~ Free books
~ Health passports
~ Remembrance Day materials
~ Money Matters
~ Upskills: Softskills for jobs
~ Literacy Quebec Help Line
~ Health information booklets
~ Parenting booklets
~ Family magazines
~ Ready for kindergarten materials information
~ Writing Kits
~ How to Raise a Reader info. cards


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WELCOME TO THE LEARNING EXCHANGE/TLE

www.TLEliteracy.com

Tel: 450-688-2933 ext. 3126 | E-mail: tleliteracy@yahoo.ca

INTRODUCTIONS

Tell me about yourself and what brought you to TLE

THE LEARNING EXCHANGE | TLE

About TLE | TLE Location | room 215

CDC Vimont Adult Education

APPLYING FOR A TUTOR

Find a Tutor form

Help needed | Class materials used

Availability | Making the Match

RESOURCES AND SUPPORT

Resources, free accounts and support offered to students for tutoring

TLE Learning Resources: ESL, Math, English, etc.

Essential Skills Quebec Resources: The 9 Skills related to jobs, job search, etc.

Online Training Access

Students can use the following free training & learning resources on Ruzuku by enrolling with an email:

Infographics for Learning: Resources to help with your reading, writing, literary elements and study skills.

How to Podcast: Use this information and video series to make your own podcast.

Secondary Courses: Cycle One

Secondary Courses: Cycle Two

BEING TUTORED

Digital Code of Conduct

Introductory Meeting: Student, Tutor and Enza

Match | Schedule and Communication

ETCETERA

We are here to help you succeed!

The Learning Exchange prides itself on offering a variety of events in the community. Students are invited to join us to discover the TLE experience! You can see the latest events with our TLE event calendar and follow us on FaceBook, Twitter, Instagram and Youtube. Welcome to The Learning Exchange!


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The Learning Exchange’s Health and Wellness campaign may be over but you can revisit the topics presented weekly by Pheleshia. Take a listen to the informative podcasts or read and learn about the themes. Enjoy!

Pheleshia is a teacher and has a Master of Education in Educational Psychology and Counselling: Special Needs. She is a Certified Canadian Yoga Alliance-Registered Yoga Teacher | CYA-RYT650 certified.

Meet Pheleshia

Pheleshia is passionate about plants, the stars and mostly about all aspects of health: Emotional, spiritual, psychological, and physical. She is a traditional herbalist and promotes a holistic and global health perspective in her teaching and practice of yoga. She has been practicing yoga for 30 years and did her yoga teacher training with Dr. Madan Bali.

As a lifelong learner she has since completed the following yoga teacher training: Yogathérapie: Anatomie avancée, Yoga Nidra, Yoga Yin, Usage des outils et supports, Yoga Prénatal & Postnatal, yoga aérien (with 700 hours teaching aerial) et Enseignant guérisseur and is currently completing her training as a birth doula. She is CYA-RYT650 certified.

~ Take hold of your health


Yoga sessions


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General Listening Quizzes:

Activities at Randall’s ESL Cyber Listening Lab focus on everyday English comprehension skills at three levels based on content, voices, vocabulary, and natural speed. A combination of adult, teenage, and children’s voices are included.

~Randall

Listening For Academic Purposes

English Culture Videos

The English Culture Videos, listed in alphabetical order, are designed to provide additional learning content related to other listening activities on my site. To learn more about this project, read the Frequently Asked Questions below the video titles.

~Randall

Vocabulary Lessons


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The Essential Skills Quebec website by The Learning Exchange provides links to outside sites and resources related to the 9 Essential Skills. Use these resources to develop everyday skills or to better prepare yourself to work in a variety of positions that require skills such as reading, writing, document use, oral communication and computer literacy.

A BIG THANK YOU goes out to the FreeCodeCamp (FCC) Nonprofit Project team who created the site for TLE:

Michael: FCC Coordinator
Quincy: FCC Teacher
Alex: Volunteer FCC Project Manager
Abdul-Rasheed: FCC Camper | built site
Colin: Volunteer FCC Camper | built site
Tony: TLE GetInvolved volunteer | graphics
Darlene: TLE Executive Director | content links and resource research



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This site is to be used as a free online tutoring service. Select the topic you wish to study, and view the videos as many times as you want. For some courses, you can print the Example sheet, the Exercise sheet and the Answers sheet. Use Doug’s Free Math Tutor videos to learn and practice important math concepts.

Free Math Tutor


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Nonfiction Literacy and Current Events

The NEWSELA website is filled with interesting news articles to help master nonfiction in any subject. Choose the reading level of each article and find articles on topics that are of interest to students.

NEWSELA Home

Library

Text Sets


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A great resource for math study, comprehension and practice:

  • Notes and formulas
  • Resources
  • Instructional videos
  • Quizzes to check understanding: Each quiz contains it’s own videos with solutions to each question.
    Once comfortable, move on to the extra practice questions with full solutions.
  • Worksheets with answers.
  • Sample exam questions
  • Study guide for exam prep

Home

Unit 1 – Linear Relations

Unit 2 – Analytic Geometry

Unit 3 – Trigonometry

Unit 4 – Similarity and Congruency

Unit 5 – Functions

Unit 6 – Statistics