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ERIC Number: EJ787181
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Apr
Pages: 22
Abstractor: Author
Reference Count: 82
ISSN: ISSN-1057-3569
Reading and Written Language Competency of Incarcerated Youth
Rogers-Adkinson, Diana; Melloy, Kristine; Stuart, Shannon; Fletcher, Lynn; Rinaldi, Claudia
Reading & Writing Quarterly, v24 n2 p197-218 Apr 2008
This article explores the reading and written language competency of incarcerated youth and examines the role that literacy plays in recidivism. Suggestions for practice include reading and written language curricular strategies that have empirical validation with this population. (Contains 3 tables and 1 figure.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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