The chapter concludes with a summary of the extent of current knowledge of effective practices in adult literacy instruction and directions for future research. It appears that the bulk of instructors have inadequate or no specific training in best methods for teaching in adult literacy programs The National Academies Press. doi: 10.
22 Library of Congress Literacy Awards 2014 Best Practices INCREASING AWARENESS OF THE PROBLEM OF ILLITERACY ProLiteracy is a membership organization for adult literacy organizations and educators. It comprises more than 1,000 member programs in the United States and 50 partners in 34 developing nations. By focusing on curriculum and.
The Library of Congress Literacy Awards 2013 Best Practices is a review of the 26 semifinalist applications, giving the Library the opportunity to highlight exemplary practices implemented by programs that address illiteracy, aliteracy, or both, in the United States and globally. It should be noted that much has been documented in the literature.
Best Practices for Adult Literacy Introduction The topic of best practices seemed almost as large in scope as adult literacy itself. Though not exactly sure where to start unearthing its riches, I was keenly aware of the necessity of the task. Thirteen years of work with CASP students gave me that edge.