ERIC Number: EJ437136
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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The University's Role in Promoting Adult Competency Education.
Turner, Gwendolyn Y.
Adult Literacy and Basic Education, v14 n2 p116-23 1990
Universities can play a role in resolving the problems of functionally illiterate adults, which have reduced human capital and economic production. One university's adult competency initiative provided classes and tutoring for its employees and community members, supporting its mission to apply knowledge in the real world. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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