ERIC Number: ED315556
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988-May-25
Reference Count: N/A
Words of Wisdom from the Literacy Symposium (Washington, D.C., May 25, 1988). Quotes from Participants and Attendees.
Potter, Charles, Comp.
Materials from the Literacy Symposium that begin this document are a letter of support from Barbara Bush, a symposium agenda, and lists of panel participants, speakers, symposium staff, and members of the Academic Advisory Council to the U.S. Government Printing Office. These are followed by 21 pages of quotes from particpants. Those quoted include Harvey Levenson; Ralph Kennickell, Jr.; David Harman; Benita Somerfield; Donald Eklund; John Cole; John Alexander; Debra Wilcox-Johnson; David Jacobson; Tom Morganthau; Walt Lypka; Thomas R. Plough; Raymond Prince; Jack Kronenberg; Edwin Brewin; Joan Baraloto; Taiga Ermansons; Margot Woodwell; Carolyn Ebel Chandler; Dan Lacy; Gerri Fiala; Alan King; Raymond Luca; Marsha Horn; Joe Metcalf; Keith Stenejhem; Bert Bassett; Nicholas Chiapelas; Glenn Bobb; James Ratcliffe; Richard Burnham; Ed Kelly; William Bennett; Bill Goodling; William Hohns; John Corcoran; and Rob McCord. Following the quotes from individuals are discussion group reports provided by Bill Downs, Scott Williams, David Vequist, Bob Stechschulte, Jack Nuchols, Charles Potter, Al Hoffarth, and Tom Gray. Concluding the document are the complete text of the remarks made by William Hohns ("The Challenge of Literacy") and letters to executives at Graphic Arts Show Corporation and Printing Industries of America, Inc., asking for the their cooperation in the adult literacy effort within the graphics arts industry. (CML)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: United States Government Printing Office, Washington, DC. Academic Advisory Council.; Department of Education, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: N/A