The Learning Networks of Ontario (LNO) is a coalition of 16 regional literacy networks (also called learning networks) located throughout Ontario.

We support

  • literacy and essential skills programming
  • local service planning and coordination

Clear Writing Works! Online Course

Have your message understood the first time.  Take the Learning Networks of Ontario Clear Writing Works! online course.

Practitioner Resources

Literacy Practitioners – check out the Resources & Publications pages for hundreds of free resources in various categories.

New!  Soft Skills Resources Website

Vision & Mission

All Ontarian adults have access to quality education and training.

LNO will work collaboratively to

  • support adult education and training across Ontario
  • build capacity through research and the development of resources
  • facilitate service coordination and planning
  • support knowledge mobilization


Today is Essential Skills Day! Take the time to review Essential Skills and find ways to increase your own.

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#ESD2020 #SkillsForSuccess @abclifeliteracy

Digital technology, 1 of 9 Essential Skills, is becoming more essential than ever

From research to keeping inventory, most of today’s workplaces require strong computer skills. How do you use digital technology skills in life and at work? #ESD2020 @abclifeliteracy @Skills_Canada

This Thursday, September 24th is Essential Skills Day. Below are the 9 essential skills that we all use in the workplace and throughout daily life.

For more information and resources, visit

#ESD2020 #SkillsForSuccess
@abclifeliteracy @Skills_Canada

As we enter the fall, many Literacy and Basic Skills programs are re-opening with virtual services or new measures in place.

Contact your local learning network today to find out what's available in your area


Happy #InternationalLiteracyDay.

Literacy continues to play an important role even during the COVID-19 pandemic and continues to adapt to changing and challenging times.

Celebrate lifelong learning today and everyday.

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