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Improving literacy at work

Alison Wolf

Improving literacy at work

by Alison Wolf

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Workplace literacy,
  • Cross-cultural studies,
  • Education,
  • Education and globalization,
  • Business and education

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementAlison Wolf ... [et al.].
    SeriesImproving learning TLRP, Improving learning TLRP
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLC149.7 .I56 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 208 p. :
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24892702M
    ISBN 100415548683, 0415548721, 0203838300
    ISBN 109780415548687, 9780415548724, 9780203838303
    LC Control Number2010021196
    OCLC/WorldCa631748902

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      The Literacy Cooperative, a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving literacy rates in Northeast Ohio has launched – today – a campaign: the Top 10 Things You Can Do to Improve Literacy in the Greater Cleveland Area. [email protected] is honored and excited to be included in the Literacy Cooperative’s Top   The various attempts to address this problem have all too often resulted in “silver bullet” solutions such as reducing class size or implementing voucher programs. But as the authors of this critically important book show, improving literacy also requires an understanding of complex and interrelated social issues that shape a child’s.


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