IRA Director Comments On YA Literacy Report

Cheartham, Bertha M.; Decandido, Graceanne A.
December 1986
School Library Journal;Dec86, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p12
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Reports on the data released by the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) indicating that majority of young Americans aged 21-25 can read well enough to perform routine tasks using printed information. Comments of the International Reading Association Executive Director Ronald W. Mitchell on the NAEP study, entitled 'Literacy: Profiles of America's Young Adults'.


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