Adult Literacy Study Released Today
The National Center for Education Statistics released today the 2003 National Assessment of Adult Literacy. The report found little change between 1992 and 2003 in adults’ ability to read and understand sentences and paragraphs or to understand documents such as job applications.
Department of Education Press Release: http://www.ed.gov/news/pressreleases/2005/12/12152005.html
2003 National Assessment of Adult Literacy Report: http://nces.ed.gov/pubsearch/pubsinfo.asp?pubid=2006470