NLS

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AcronymDefinition
NLSNative Language Support
NLSNational Longitudinal Surveys
NLSNational Library Service
NLSNASDAQ (National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotation) Last Sale
NLSNiles (Amtrak station code; Niles, MI)
NLSNational Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
NLSNational Library of Scotland
NLSNational Language Support (extended characters)
NLSNuclear Localization Signal (medicine; nuclear transport)
NLSNonlinear Least Squares
NLSNonlinear Schrödinger
NLSNational Language Support
NLSNatural Language Server
NLSNetware Licensing Services
NLSon Line System
NLSNovell Licensing Services
NLSNon Linear Sober
NLSNoxious Liquid Substances
NLSNational Literacy Strategy
NLSNear-Line Storage (data storage)
NLSoNLine System
NLSNetwork Location Server (Microsoft)
NLSNeighborhood Lending Services (various locations)
NLSNational Lifeguard Service (Canada)
NLSNo Lo Sé (Spanish: I Do Not Know)
NLSNational Library of Singapore
NLSNational Leadership Seminar (Boy Scouts of America)
NLSNevada Legal Services (Las Vegas, NV)
NLSNational Literacy Secretariat (Canada)
NLSNational Language Setting
NLSNational Launch System
NLSNot Life Safe (Internet slang)
NLSNatural Language Support
NLSNassau Library System
NLSNetwork License Server
NLSNew Lawyers Section (various organizations)
NLSNeu-Laxova Syndrome (genetic disorder)
NLSNeu-Laxova Syndrome
NLSNatural Language System
NLSNeonatal Life Support
NLSNew Launch System
NLSNormed Linear Spaces
NLSNterprise Linux Services (Novell)
NLSNanton Lancaster Society (Canada)
NLSNot Larry Sabato (blog)
NLSNoise Line State (Cisco)
NLSNon-Lending Service (World Bank)
NLSNational Land Service
NLSNational Language Standards
NLSNovell Licensing System
NLSNone Left Standing (band)
NLSNew Life Singers (Marietta, Georgia)
NLSNoise Like Signals
NLSNew Level Safety (Dartford, UK)
NLSNational Linen Service Corporation
NLSNo Line of Sight
NLSNavigation/Location System (cars)
NLSNASDAQ (National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotation) Last Sale (service)
NLSNon-Linear Suppression (Nortel)
NLSNext Line and Set prediction
NLSNative Lan Service
NLSNetwork Lifecycle Services (IDC)
NLSNational Local Service
NLSNeville Lovett School (UK)
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The two studies included in this volume, both dealing with the subject of literacy and sustainable development, are joint winners of the 2004-2005 International Award for Literacy Research, sponsored jointly by the UNESCO Institute for Lifelong Learning, Hamburg, the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA) and the Canadian National Literacy Secretariat with the support of its parent ministry, Human Resources Development.
The IALS was a multinational, multilingual comparative study, with the Canadian arm performed under the auspices of the National Literacy Secretariat, and was managed cooperatively by Statistics Canada and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (Perrin, 1998).
The funding comes from Human Resources and Skills Development Canada's National Literacy Secretariat.
The First Steps Steering Committee for the National Literacy Secretariat. Human Resources and Skills Development Canada.
This summer the Ministry of Colleges and Universities in Ontario, along with the National Literacy Secretariat have approved five projects for literacy improvement totaling $236,000.
The group's 12th annual conference, funded by the National Literacy Secretariat, will be held in Thunder Bay, May 24 to 26, at the Victoria Inn.
Among the training resources recommended there is Plain Train, Canada's own online-training for plain language based on the materials produced by the National Literacy Secretariat and created by Plain Language Partners Ltd.
Finally, the interim evaluation assessed NLP performance in relation to commitments made in the National Literacy Secretariat (NLS) Management Response to the 2002 summative evaluation, including: (1) Increasing the transparency of funding decisions; (2) Increasing the accessibility of projects and project results; (3) Simplifying the funding application process; (4) Increasing the reliability and credibility of local research projects; (5) Increasing the usage of contributions; and (6) Developing a framework for a Pan-Canadian Literacy Strategy.
AIF Co-published by: National Literacy Secretariat. ISBN 0-660-19325-6
This December 2005 issue of "Federal Literacy Facts" contains the following sections: (1) Election 2006: An Important Opportunity to Advance Literacy; (2) Literacy Advisory Committee Presents Pan-Canadian Literacy Action Plan; (3) Key Points from the Action Plan; (4) Developments at the National Literacy Secretariat; (5) Federal "Mini-Budget" Promises Billions for Skills Agenda; (6) CD Howe Report Links Literacy to Economic Prosperity; (7) International Adult Literacy and Skills Survey (IALSS): More Evidence that Literacy Action Should Be a Priority; and (8) Key Findings from IALSS.
OTTAWA -- The National Literacy Secretariat Workplace Literacy Special Initiative invites proposals for funding by Sept.
The National Literacy Secretariat (NLS) is a grants and contributions initiative established in 1987.
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