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11 Facts about Literacy in America | DoSomething.org | Volunteer for ...


Nearly 85% of the juveniles who face trial in the juvenile court system are functionally illiterate, proving that there is a close relationship between illiteracy and ...

Adult Literacy Facts | ProLiteracy


Learn the facts about adult literacy and the far reaching effect low literacy has in the United States and abroad.

Literacy Facts | The Literacy Center


Literacy is the ability to read, write, compute, and use technology at a level that enables an individual to reach his or her full potential as a parent, employee, and  ...

Shocking Facts: 23 Statistics on Illiteracy in America - CreditDonkey


Despite being a global economic and political leader, illiteracy continues to be a pervasive problem in the U.S. For adults who struggle with reading, the impact ...

10 Fast Facts About Literacy Around the World | Reading Village


Sep 8, 2015 ... Today is International Literacy Day! What better time to take a look at the impact of literacy? Our work in Guatemala is just a small step toward ...

Illiteracy: The facts and figures — SOS Children


Sep 8, 2013 ... Key facts and figures on global literacy on SOS Children's shareable literacy infographic.

Listing of literacy related facts | Learn English vocabulary and ...


The invisible cause. Literacy facts at-a-glance. Lack of literacy and education are at the root of many problems. Yet it is an invisible cause, hidden from public ...

NEA - Facts about Children's Literacy


According to the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a divison of the U.S. Department of Education1, children who are read to at home enjoy a ...



LITERACY FACTS & STATS. America's literacy crisis has reached epidemic proportions, with millions of children and adults affected each and every year by a.

18 Facts about Children's Literacy « Bernie's Book Bank


The only behavior measure that correlates significantly with reading scores is the number of books in the home. The Literacy Crisis: False Claims, Real Solutions ...

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Facts about Literacy Worldwide | Literacy Partners Inc.


Approximately 775 million people worldwide are considered functionally illiterate, with only basic or below basic literacy levels in their native languages.

Do You Know the Facts About Literacy? - Ohio Literacy Resource ...


Nov 4, 2015 ... According to the estimates by the United States Department of Labor, literacy problems cost the United States businesses about $225 billion a ...

International Literacy Day: Facts about illiteracy


Sep 7, 2001 ... International Literacy Day focuses attention on worldwide literacy issues and needs.