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PIAAC Numeracy Skills and Home Use Among Adult English Learners
Posted by Jessica Gilmour on June 09, 2020 in categoryFacts & ResearchcategoryAdvocacycategoryMember Tips

This week’s Adult Literacy Education: The International Journal of Literacy, Language, and Numeracy highlight is “PIAAC Numeracy Skills and Home Use Among Adult English Learners,” by Margaret Becker Patterson, Research Allies for Lifelong Learning.


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ProLiteracy’s Research Journal: An Open Discussion

ProLiteracy has highlighted a series of important articles from Volume 1, Issue 2 of Adult Literacy Education: The International Journal of Literacy, Language, and Numeracy to provide resources for Adult Basic Education instructors.  


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Credibility, Relevance, and Policy Impact in the Evaluation of Adult Basic Skills Programs
Posted by Jessica Gilmour on June 02, 2020 in categoryFacts & ResearchcategoryMember Tips

We are excited to showcase “Credibility, Relevance, and Policy Impact in the Evaluation of Adult Basic Skills Programs: The Case of the New Opportunities Initiative in Portugal,” by J.D. Carpentieri, University College London, Institute of Education; David Mallows, University College London, Institute of Education; José Pedro Amorim, University of Porto, Faculty of Psychology and Education Sciences, Centre for Research and Intervention in Education, and Paulo Freire Institute of Portugal.


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Adult Education: A Loss for the City of Philadelphia
Posted by Jessica Gilmour on May 28, 2020 in categoryFacts & ResearchcategoryNewscategoryAdvocacy

In the FY21 budget for the city of Philadelphia, funding for the Office of Adult Education (OAE) was cut. During this difficult time, adult education should be a priority in the rebuilding of the economy after COVID-19.


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Workforce Atlas Job Spotlight: Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks
Posted by Jessica Gilmour on May 26, 2020 in categoryFacts & ResearchcategoryMember Tips

In this Workforce Atlas Job Spotlight we are showcasing shipping, receiving, and traffic clerks. Workforce Atlas is a tremendous resource that connects you to career opportunities that can further your professional, academic, and personal aspirations. 


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