TITLE

Digital Inclusion and Digital Literacy in the United States: A Portrait from PIAAC's Survey of Adult Skills

AUTHOR(S)
Dean, Gary
PUB. DATE
June 2015
SOURCE
Journal of Research & Practice for Adult Literacy, Secondary & B;Summer2015, Vol. 4 Issue 2, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article highlights a report on a survey about the skills of adult students in using digital technology. Topics mentioned include the definition of digital inclusion and digital embedding, barriers to digital inclusion, the assessment of adult learners in reading, numeracy, and problem-solving skills using a computer, major work related variables and social outcomes included in the survey, and the link of technology skills to success in the workplace and involvement in social outcomes.
ACCESSION #
108974345

 

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