Series or Serial: Fact Sheet 4
Publisher: USDE, Division of Adult Education and Literacy
Published At: Washington, DC
Date Published: 1998
Distributor: Clearinghouse on Adult Education and Literacy, Division of Adult Education and Literacy, Office of Vocational and Adult Education, U.S. Department of Education
Source Address: 400 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Mary E. Switzer Bldg, Room 4428
Source City/State/Zip: Washington DC 20202-7240
Material Type: Descriptive/Project Description
Intended Audience: General
Physical Media: Print
Physical Description: 2 p
Subjects: Adult Education; Adult Literacy
This fact sheet gives the background of the federal program to address the problem of illiteracy in the United States. Included are definitions and summary information from several studies--Adult Performance Level (APL) study, English Language Proficiency study (EPS), National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), National Adult Literacy Survey (NALS). A list of print resources provided. ***** Doc AB0050 replaces Doc AB0042 - 12.17.1999*****
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