ERIC Number: ED342954
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991
A Literate World.
Fox, John; Powell, Jan
This booklet is based on information shared at the 42nd session of the International Conference on Education held in Geneva, Switzerland, in September 1990. Sources include speeches, working documents, final reports, questionnaire replies, national reports, and other publications produced especially for the meetings. The booklet was produced as a follow-up activity to the World Conference on Education for All held in March 1990 in Jomtien, Thailand. Articles in the publication include the following: "Illiteracy: The Problem"; "What Is Literacy?"; "Reaching the Underprivileged"; "Helping Women and Girls"; "How to Motivate Learners"; "Organizing and Planning"; "Partnerships for Literacy"; "A Glossary of Literacy Terms"; "A Question of Cost"; "What to Teach and How to Teach It";"Questions of Culture and Language"; "Teaching the Teachers"; "Literacy and After"; "Evaluation and Research"; "Where to Go for Help"; and "International Cooperation and Aid." (KC)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Adult Literacy, Curriculum Development, Definitions, Developed Nations, Developing Nations, Disadvantaged, Educational Finance, Educational Planning, Educational Research, Elementary Education, Foreign Countries, Literacy Education, Primary Education, Research Needs, Student Motivation, Teacher Education, Teaching Methods, Womens Education
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: International Bureau of Education, Geneva (Switzerland).
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