Cultural considerations in adult literacy education
Series or Serial: Digest
Publisher: Center for Applied Linguistics
Published At: Washington, DC
Date Published: 1991
Distributor: ERIC Clearinghouse on Languages and Linguistics
Source Address: 1118 22nd Street NW
Source City/State/Zip: Washington DC 20037
Material Type: Information Analysis
Intended Audience: Mentor/Teacher/Trainer
Physical Media: Print
Subjects: Intercultural Communication; Adult Literacy
In this digest, the main themes of a broad interpretation of literacy are set forth, and examples of approaches in use and resources available are cited. Although most of the literature is focused on native language literacy, the themes, recommendations, and materials are relevant for adult learning English as a second language as well.
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