TITLE

Forces Changing Our Nation's Future

PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Adult Basic Education & Literacy Journal;Fall2007, Vol. 1 Issue 3, p167
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the results of the study "Forces Changing Our Nation's Future," by Andrew Sum. The research is funded by the National Commission on Adult Literacy as a companion piece to "The Perfect Storm" report. The author of the research reveals that U.S. adults are about average in their literacy skills, compared to 19 other high-income nations. He concludes that the country will have poorer average performance and a higher degree of inequality in terms of literacy skills by 2030.
ACCESSION #
27634358

 

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