Adult Education & Literacy Helpful Links

Explore the carefully curated links below to find the support and guidance you need on your educational journey.

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Better Jobs Ontario

Get skills training and financial support when you qualify for Better Jobs Ontario (formerly Second Career).

General Education Development (GED) Certificate

For adults who need to take the GED® test as proof of high school level knowledge.

Adult Learning: definitions 

Get help understanding the words and acronyms used when describing adult education programs.

Adult Learning: Literacy and Basic Skills

For adults 19 years or older looking to develop their reading, writing, math, computer and other skills to get further education, apprenticeship training and employment.

Metro Toronto Movement for Literacy

Metro Toronto Movement for Literacy, also known as MTML, is a network of organizations and individuals supporting adult literacy in Toronto and York Region.

OK Learn - PDF

Ontario’s Pathways to Postsecondary Education For Adult Learners

OK Learn

The website is an online toolkit. Its aim is to point adult learners and those in the front lines of adult education, in Toronto and York Region, to the broad array of education and training programs.

Ontario Universities' Info

OUInfo is a guide to Ontario universities for Ontario high school students and guidance counsellors. It provides information about university programs, admission requirements and more.

Ontario Universities’ Application Centre (OUAC)

Ontario Universities’ Application Centre (OUAC) processes applications for admission to programs at Ontario’s Universities.


Ontario Colleges by OCAS

Ontario College Application Centre 

Adult Literacy Program

The Adult Literacy Program offers free, one-on-one tutoring in basic reading, writing and math for English-speaking adults 19 years or older (exceptions may apply).