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ERIC Number: ED347393
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990
Pages: 146
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-1-878732-00-5
Louisiana Literacy Forum 1990. Proceedings of a Statewide Conference on Literacy Theory and Practice (Baton Rouge, Louisiana, April 20-21, 1990).
Sartisky, Michael, Ed.; Dennis, Thomas A., Ed.
This report contains the proceedings of a public forum held to explore and exchange definitions and theories of literacy and to present examples of successful literacy programs in Louisiana in 1990. The following presentations are included: "Conference Welcome" (Patti Roemer); "Conference Introduction" (Michael Sartisky); "Literacy and Sharing" (Charles Roemer); "National Literacy Campaigns in Historical and Comparative Perspective: Legacies, Lessons, and Issues" (Robert F. Arnove); "Federal and State Literacy Programs" (Forrest Chisman); "Literacy and the National Agenda" (A. Graham Down); "Workplace Literacy" (Anthony Sarmiento); "Literacy and Economic Development: The Business Perspective" (Paul Jurmo); "The Family as Key: Intergenerational Literacy" (Patricia Edwards);"Maintaining the Cultural Integrity of Literacy Programs" (Jerrie Cobb Scott); "'Taking My Word': Humanities Books for Adult New Readers" (Ramona Lumpkin); "Melding of Basic and Cultural Education" (Victor Swenson); and "Closing Remarks" (Michael Sartisky). The book also lists 18 suggested reading resources and 16 sources for further information. (KC)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities, New Orleans.; Louisiana State Office of Literacy, Baton Rouge.
Identifiers - Location: Louisiana