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LASI World Skills: Making Good on Employment Promises

Published on 07/09/2004

By forging strategic partnerships among its member immigrant services agencies, government departments and educational institutions, Ottawa-based Local Agencies Serving Immigrants (LASI) has helped to create a program which will speed the entry of internationally trained teachers into the Ontario work force.  The lessons learned from this program are being applied to a number of employment streams through LASI’s World Skills operations. Building on a foundation of collaboration, LASI’s model has already proven successful in securing employment for internationally trained teachers in Ontario’s publicly funded education system.

ISBN – 1-55382-115-7

Summary

By forging strategic partnerships among its member immigrant services agencies, government departments and educational institutions, Ottawa-based Local Agencies Serving Immigrants (LASI) has helped to create a program which will speed the entry of internationally trained teachers into the Ontario work force.  

Topic(s)

Education and skills, Employment and labour, Non-profit sector