Issues in adult literacy education
Publisher: National Clearinghouse on Literacy Education
Published At: Washington, DC
Date Published: 1991
Distributor: National Clearinghouse on Literacy Education, An Adjunct ERIC Clearinghouse, Center for Applied Linguistics
Source Address: 1118 22nd Street, N.W.
Source City/State/Zip: Washington DC 20037
Material Type: Information Analysis
Intended Audience: General
Physical Media: Print
Subjects: Adult Basic Education; Adult Literacy; Educational Planning
Explores issues in adult literacy education in the United States. Included are the question of definition, the diverse array of literacy service providers, the goals of literacy instruction, types of literacy programs, access and equity, desired learner outcomes and approaches to achieve them, evaluation and assessment, and professionalization of the field. References are included.
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