TITLE

Skills for life 'is a waste of money'

PUB. DATE
June 2009
SOURCE
Literacy Today;Jun2009, Issue 59, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the viewpoint of University of London Institute of Education professor Anna Vignoles to the adult basic courses that decrease literacy and numeracy levels in Great Britain during the educational policy conference in April 2009. Vignoles discussed that the workplace courses produced small average gain performance due to few contact hours during training. She suggested that the adult programs must be lengthy and intensive to build potentially literacy and numeracy skills.
ACCESSION #
44139224

 

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