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School's Out: Bridging Out-of-school Literacies with Classroom Practice

Glynda A. Hull, Katherine Schultz - Education - 2002 - 278 pages
This timely book uses research on literacy outside of school to challenge how we think about literacy inside of school. Bringing together highly respected literacy researchers ...
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Expanding Literacies: English Teaching and the New Workplace

Mary Sue Garay, Stephen A. Bernhardt - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1998 - 383 pages
Examines the escalating literacy demands of the new workplace, and makes suggestions for reshaping traditional English classes to better equip students with new skills to meet ...
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Learning and Work: An Exploration in Industrial Ethnography

Charles N. Darrah - Education - 2013 - 200 pages
First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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Community Literacy Programs and the Politics of Change

Jeffrey T. Grabill - Education - 2001 - 199 pages
An examination of community literacy programs--with an eye toward radical change.
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Adult Literacy Education: Current & Future Directions

Hanna Arlene Fingeret - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1994 - 58 pages
A review of adult literacy education that focuses around these questions: What is literacy? Who has power in literacy education? and What is the purpose of literacy education ...
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Toward Defining and Improving Quality in Adult Basic Education: Issues and ...

Alisa Belzer - Education - 2013 - 344 pages
This volume revisits, problematizes, and expands the meaning of quality in the context of adult basic education. Covering a wide range of relevant topics, it includes ...
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Transitions in Work and Learning:: Implications for Assessment

Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, Board on Testing and Assessment, National Research Council - Business & Economics - 1997 - 35 pages
The dramatic shift in the American labor market away from manufacturing and the growing gap in earnings between high school and college graduates have contributed to a sense of ...
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Learning for Life: How Continuous Education Will Keep Us Competitive in the ...

Jason Wingard, Michelle LaPointe - Business & Economics - 2015 - 256 pages
Today’s global knowledge economy requires individuals and companies alike to quickly adapt to new tools and strategies. To remain competitive, both must continually upgrade ...
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Framework for Developing Skill Standards for Workplace Literacy

Eunice N. Askov - Workplace literacy - 1998 - 86 pages
Adult educators working in workplace literacy & workforce preparation programs need to be aware of the many efforts to define standards for the knowledge, skills, & abilities ...
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