Greater Essex County District School Board

Adult and Continuing Education, Literacy and Basic Skills

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Record #: WIN0767 Last Modified: 24 Feb 2014 Last Full Update: 19 Feb 2014
Location
Located In CommunityWindsor West
AddressMason Educational Centre
284 Cameron Ave
Windsor, ON N9B 1Y6
 
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AccessibilityPartially Accessible - Parking
Bus RoutesCrosstown 2; Central 3; Transway 1C
IntersectionCameron Ave and University Ave W
Contact Information
Office PhoneWindsor site: 519-253-5006 
 
Leamington site: 519-322-1688 Click Here for Location information
FaxWindsor site: 519-253-0053 
 
Leamington site: 519-326-9657
Websitewww.publicboard.ca/schools/ALC/Pages/default.aspx
Primary ContactBev Brandenburg, Program Leader
Alternate ContactLorna Shulman, Program Leader
Primary ExecutiveAllan Timmins, Principal
Description & Services
DescriptionLiteracy, numeracy and essential skills services that help learners transition to their goals of employment, apprenticeship, secondary-school credit, post-secondary education or independence
HoursRegistration: Mon-Fri 9 am-3 pm 
 
Classes: Mon-Fri 9 am-11:30 am (Windsor Only), 12:30 pm-3 pm (both sites) 
Classes Both Sites: Mon-Thu: 7 pm-9:30 pm
DatesSeptember-June, summer session-July 
 
Closed March Break; Christmas 2 wks; January 1 wk
Areas ServedEssex County ; Windsor
EligibilityAges: 19 year(s) and up 
 
Ontario residents 19 years and older whose literacy and basic skills are assessed as being less than the end of Level 3 of the International Adult Literacy and Skills Survey (IALSS) or the Ontario Adult Literacy Curriculum Framework (OALCF), and who are proficient enough in speaking and listening at level 6 to benefit fully from the language of LBS instruction (English or French)
ApplicationCall to arrange interview with Program Leader -519-253-5006-ext 11008
FeesProgram - Student card $10 annually ; None ; Program -Student card fee $10 annually
LanguagesEnglish
Established1997
FundingProvincial - MTCU
Supplementary Info
Alternate NameAdult Basic Education ; gecdsb ; GECDSB ; LBS ; Public School Board ; publicboard.ca
Service Level(50) Non Profit