Clear Language





 

Defining Plain Language


Dave Meslin talks about the impact of Clear Language 
- especially in the first 2 minutes.


How Writers Create Illiteracy by Sally McBeth
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Online Thesaurus
http://www.eastendliteracy.on.ca/clearlanguageanddesign/thesaurus/

Reading Effectiveness Tool
http://www.eastendliteracy.on.ca/clearlanguageanddesign/readingeffectivenesstool/

St. Christopher House Adult Literacy Program's Clear Language and Design Guide.
http://www.stchrishouse.org/adults/AdultLiteracy/CLAD/CLAD-Guide.php

Clear Language and Design At St. Christopher House
http://www.stchrishouse.org/adults/AdultLiteracy/CLAD/index.php

Making it clear: A Clear Language and Design screen and checklist
Canadian Labour Congress 2007
http://www.nald.ca/library/learning/clc/checklist/cover.htm

PlainTrain, the Plain Language Online Training Program
http://www.web.net/~plain/PlainTrain/index.html


Lawyers For Literacy
http://www.plainlanguagenetwork.org/LawyersForLiteracy/

Community Legal Education Ontario
http://www.cleo.on.ca/english/index.htm

International Plain Language Day
http://www.iplday.org