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Illiteracy in the District of Columbia & What You Can Do About It

A coalition of adult education providers and advocates claim that high rates of illiteracy among DCPS parents not only has a negative impact on the city’s education reform efforts but also on the city’s ability to produce a well-qualified workforce … Continue reading

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DC Appleseed Report Calls for New Adult Literacy Strategy

Cross-posted from DC Appleseed To reduce unemployment and narrow the gap between rich and poor, the District must help more residents build the basic reading, writing, and numeracy skills required by D.C.’s economy, according to a new report released today … Continue reading

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