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adult literacy

The Virginia Adult Learning Resource Center provides adult education and literacy resources, publications, and training for teachers of adults in Virginia. The mission of the Center is to equip the field of adult education and literacy with essential skills and resources by delivering innovative and effective training, publications, curriculum design, and program development.

Virginia Commonwealth University School of Education

Prepared by CAAL to help advance the recommendations of the National Commission on Adult Literacy, for the Adult Education and Economic Growth Act under development by Congressmen Patrick Kennedy and Reuben Hinojosa.

The Council for Advancement of Adult Literacy (CAAL)

The report fleshes out the general technology recommendations made in Reach Higher, America, the final report of the National Commission on Adult Literacy. Federal and state government is the primary audience but CAAL also aims to inform private sector engagement and program and curriculum development activities.

Mary L. McCain
Council for the Advancement of Adult Literacy

The Office of Vocational and Adult Education (OVAE) in the U.S. Department of Education is committed to improving the quality of reading instruction in adult education. To this end, OVAE has launched the National STAR Training Network (NSTN). NSTN helps state leaders, program administrators and classroom teachers deliver evidence-based reading instruction to intermediate-level adult learners.

Division of Adult Literacy
Office of Vocational and Adult Education