TITLE

Second looks at the U.S. adult literacy survey

PUB. DATE
December 1993
SOURCE
Reading Today;Dec93/Jan94, Vol. 11 Issue 3, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines various interpretations of the Educational Testing Service's `Adult Literacy in America' report. Caveat on possibility of statistical misinterpretations; Emphases of reading tests; Racial groups lagging in literacy skills; Queries on adequacy of American adult literacy; Tests' applicability as real literacy standards.
ACCESSION #
9403293948

 

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