Higher education credentials, higher skills, and lost purchasing power: a dilemma for workforce development policy and practice
Publisher: National Adult Literacy Database Inc.
Published At: Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada
Date Published: March 10, 2007
Distributor: National Adult Literacy Database Inc.
Source Address: Scovil House, 703 Brunswick Street
Source City/State/Zip: Fredericton New Brunswick, Canada E3B 1H8
Phone: (506) 457-6900
Material Type: Research/Technical Report
Intended Audience: Policy Maker
Physical Media: Print
Physical Description: 3 p.
Subjects: Adult Basic Education; Adult Literacy; High School Equivalency Programs; Postsecondary Education; Labor Market; Research
In this paper, the author examines the pros and cons of changes to the focus of the Adult Education and Literacy System (AELS) in the U.S., prompted by labor market pressures. References included. Article may also be accessed from the NALD website at http://www.nald.ca/library/research/sticht/13mar07/hec.pdf
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