Myers, Jane M.
July 2008
Indiana Libraries;2008, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p80
The article discusses the initiatives advocating adult literacy in Indiana in 2008. It highlights the Indiana Literary Association (ILA), which for the last two years, has been meeting with the plan to expand adult volunteer literacy program to every county in the state. It relates on the 2004-2005 Report Card in the Indiana Chamber's Economic Vision 2010 report during the Workforce Literacy Summit in Indianapolis in 2005, that indicated that Indiana received a grade of F in the workforce category. Moreover , it also highlights on Ready Indiana, a program to educate business employers in preparing their workforce for higher skill level literacy employment, established as a direct result of the 2005 workforce literacy study.


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