Reach higher, America: overcoming crisis in the U.S. workforce
Corporate Name: Council for Advancement of Adult Literacy
Publisher: Council for Advancement of Adult Literacy (CAAL)
Published At: New York, NY
Date Published: June, 2008
Distributor: Council for Advancement of Adult Literacy (CAAL)
Source Address: 1221 Avenue of the Americas - 46th Floor
Source City/State/Zip: New York NY 10020
Material Type: Research/Technical Report
Intended Audience: Policy Maker
Physical Media: Print
Physical Description: 61 p.
Subjects: Adult Education; Adult Literacy; Education Work Relationship; Federal Legislation
This is the report of the National Commission on Adult Literacy on the need for substantial increase in the adult education and literacy system in the United States. It reviews current factors that lead to a less than prepared U.S. workforce and proposes new federal legislation to restructure and expand the present system of adult education and workforce preparation. Appendices include references and data.