A Crucial Need

Schubert, Donna Clark
April 2004
Phi Kappa Phi Forum;Spring2004, Vol. 84 Issue 2, p11
Academic Journal
Deals with the Honor Society of Phi Kappa's Literacy Initiative Grants program launched in 2002. Mission of the society; Effects of illiteracy according to a study conducted by the society in 2002; Amount of grants awarded by the society to projects related to literacy during the program's initial implementation.


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