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Shifting the Gaze: From the Numerate Individual to Their Numerate Environment
Posted by Laura McLoughlin on October 20, 2021 in categoryFacts & Research

Growing attention is being paid to numeracy as adults increasingly manage more of their own economic and social well-beings. "In Shifting the Gaze: From the Numerate Individual to Their Numerate Environment," the authors examine how adults engage in numeracy as a key adult competency. 


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Literacy Center Uplifts Students with Unending Support
Posted by Laura McLoughlin on October 19, 2021 in categoryStudent Stories categoryStories from the Field

At Dominican Literacy Center in Detroit, Michigan, a ProLiteracy member program, staff members Kristina Matthews and Marcella Davis never doubt that anyone who comes through the door has the potential to succeed. They should know.  

 


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Alisa Belzer, Editor of ProLiteracy Research Briefs, Honored by AAACE
Posted by Laura McLoughlin on October 08, 2021 in categoryNews

Alisa Belzer, Ph.D., is widely known throughout the adult literacy and education field as one of the top researchers focusing on the study of policy, professional development, and learner experience. Since 2018, she has been the co-editor of ProLiteracy’s peer-reviewed research journal Adult Literacy Education: The International Journal of Literacy, Language, and Numeracy. 


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Teacher Resources for Hispanic Heritage Month

National Hispanic Heritage Month takes place from September 15 to October 15 and celebrates the accomplishments of Hispanic Americans and their contributions to our history. To fully understand America’s present, we need to understand all aspects of what shaped it. Hispanic heritage is woven into American history through arts, civil rights, politics, science, sports, and more. 


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Buy a (Signed) Book. Support Adult Literacy.
Posted by Laura McLoughlin on September 21, 2021 in categoryNews

The Great American Book Sale is back with a new collection of autographed books that you can purchase to support adult literacy. 


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