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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.

Do You Know the Facts About Literacy? (answers) - Ohio Literacy ...


Nov 4, 2015 ... $5 billion a year in taxes goes to support people receiving public assistance that are unemployable due to illiteracy. (Laubach Literacy Action).

10 facts on illiteracy in India that you must know | Oxfam India


Sep 8, 2015 ... This #International Literacy Day get to know 10 facts about the current state of illiteracy in India. Read on. http://bit.ly/1NnhHEc ...

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


The Literacy Crisis: False Claims, Real Solutions, 1998. Children who struggle in vain with reading in the first grade soon decide that they neither like nor want to ...

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.



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

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 ...

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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 ...

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Literacy FactsLiteracy Partners Inc.


To be fully literate in today's complex society, a person must be able to read, write , do math and use a computer. Without these skills, fluid navigation through ...

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 ...

International Literacy Day: Facts about illiteracy


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