ERIC Number: EJ372471
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Adult Illiteracy and the Role of the Community College.
Stevens, Larry P.; Piland, William E.
Community College Review, v15 n3 p48-54 Win 1987
Defines functional illiteracy and offers statistics on the prevalence of illiteracy among various groups in the United States. Advocates a central role for community colleges in linking programs and resources addressing illiteracy, acknowledging constraints limiting the colleges' ability to combat the problem. (DMM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A