Literacies Required for a 21st Century Workforce (2005)

Preparing Youth and Adults for Proficiency in the Academic, Technical and Cultural Literacies Required by a Complex Work World

This paper was written for the Ohio Career-Technical and Adult Education Leadership and Policy Forum of February 22, 2005.

The author discusses the movement in high schools, community colleges, and adult basic education (ABE) towards Functional Context Education (FCE), in which the basic academic skills of reading, writing, mathematics, reasoning and problem solving are being integrated with content related to coping with the needs of adult life beyond the school.

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