Series # :
  ETAOP 2010-13
Title :
  Gaining the Skills for Employment - The Literacy of Female Public Assistance Recipients
Release Date :
  December 28, 2010
Abstract :

The report, Gaining the Skills for Employment: The Literacy of Female Public Assistance Recipients, usesthe 2003 National Assessment of Adult Literacy (NAAL) datatoexamine the characteristics of women who were current recipients of public assistance as well as the relationship between various characteristics and the English literacy proficiency of this population group and discusses several key findings.

Other reports developed using the 2003 NAAL data include:

ETAOP 2010-11 Overcoming the Language Barrier: The Literacy of Non-Native-English-Speaking Adults
ETAOP 2010-12 Preparing Youth for the Future: The Literacy of America's Young Adults
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
  • Andrea Amodeo
  • Jin Ying
  • Joanna Kling
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