Ellen Joyce Errington, M.A.

Senior Literacy and Education Consultant

Degrees

  • M.A., Adult Education, University of Toronto, 1998
  • B.S., Elementary Education, Northwestern College, Orange City, Iowa, 1971

Current positions

  • Certified Senior Literacy and Education Consultant, SIL International, 2015–
  • Literacy and Education Coordinator, SIL Asia. 2008-

Other professional experience and service

  • Program Manager, OneBook, Canada, 2006-2014
  • Linguistics Instructor, Canada Institute of Linguistics, Trinity Western University, Langley, British Columbia, 1999-2006 (full-time), 2006-2009 (on-line)
  • Linguistics Instructor, Alliance Graduate School, Manila, Philippines, 2006
  • External Evaluator, SIDA-funded literacy projects of the Translators Association of the Philippines, 2005.
  • Director of Academics, CanIL, 2002-2004.
  • Coordinator of the Literacy and Literature Use Department, SIL-Philippines, 1990-1993, 1995-1997, 1999.
  • Field researcher, translator, and community development worker for the Cotabato (Dulangan) Manobo language group, 1976-97.
  • Regional Director – South, SIL-Philippines, 1994-1995

Professional memberships

Language proficiencies

  • English: ILR 5
  • Dulangan Manobo: ILR 3

Research interests

  • Faith-based literacy programming
  •  Orality and literacy in complementary roles
  •  Training for effective consulting
Canada