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ERIC Number: EJ576699
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-1052-231X
As a Blue-Collar Worker, Does Johnny Need to Read?
Martin, JoAnn
Adult Basic Education, v8 n3 p139-56 Fall 1998
A study involved analysis of reading levels of occupational materials in a paper mill, a survey of employees' basic skill needs, and Test of Adult Basic Education scores for 196 workers. Materials were too difficult for one-third to read; however, many workers did not acknowledge they lacked reading skills necessary for their job tasks. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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