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Series # :
  ETAOP 2010-11
Title :
  Overcoming the Language Barrier: The Literacy of Non-Native-English-Speaking Adults
Release Date :
  December 28, 2010
Abstract :

The report, Overcoming the Language Barrier: The Literacy of Non-Native-English-Speaking Adults, uses the 2003 National Assessment of Adult Literacy (NAAL) data to examine the characteristics of non-native-English-speaking adults, as well as the relationship between various characteristics and literacy proficiency of this population group. 

Other reports developed using the 2003 NAAL data include:

ETAOP 2010-12 Preparing Youth for the Future: The Literacy of America's Young Adults
ETAOP 2010-13 Gaining the Skills for Employment:  The Literacy of Female Public
ETAOP 2010-14 Preparing for Life Beyond Prison Walls:  The Literacy of Incarcerated Adults Near
ETAOP 2010-15 Building Career Ladders for the Working Poor Through Literacy Training
ETAOP 2010-16 Workers in Declining Industries:  Literacy’s Role in Worker Transitions
ETAOP 2010-17

Survival Literacy Training for Non-Native-English-Speaking Workers



Publication Author(s)
American Institutes for Research
  • Joanna Kling
Full Text Document(s)
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