Resources for community workers
Connecting Communities Learning Matrix
The Learning Matrix is a collection of information and tips for doing legal information training from completed Connecting projects. This is a live tool that will be updated as Connecting projects contribute learnings from their PLE training projects. Find the tool here.
Adult education tip sheets
Connecting Communities staff compiled tips on adult education techniques from the frontlines of some Connecting projects. The two tip sheets introduce basic concepts in adult education. Get them here: 1) Basic fundamentals of adult education 2) Tips for training adults
Legal information versus legal advice
Legal information is not the same as legal advice. This factsheet helps community workers understand the difference between legal information and advice. Find the factsheet here.
Common evaluation forms
The Connecting Communities evaluation forms are designed to help projects 1) obtain information from participants at the end of the training 2) identify what has changed for participants one month after the training 3) help projects reflect on their partnerships. Get them here: 1)Participants (at the end of training) 2) Participants (one month after training) 3) Project partners and staff. Click here for more information on the Law Foundation of Ontario’s reporting guidelines.