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Improving Mathematical Problem Solving in Grades 4 Through 8: A Practice Guide

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2012

This What Works Clearinghouse (WWC) practice guide provides five recommendations for improving students’ mathematical problem solving in grades 4 through 8. This guide is geared toward teachers,...

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Persistence Among Adult Education Students Panel. Findings from the National Center for the Study of Adult Learning and Literacy (NCSALL) Research: Adult Reading and Student Persistence

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2006
Findings from the National Center for the Study of Adult Learning and Literacy (NCSALL) Research
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Health Information Literacy Outreach: Improving Health Literacy and Access to Reliable Health Information Online in Rural Oxford County Maine

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2010

The goal of this health information outreach project was to increase access to health information and improve health literacy in rural areas of Maine. Rural populations have particular challenges...

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LINCS Regional Health Literacy Summits

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2008

The National Institute for Literacy, through its LINCS Regional Resource Centers, convened three Regional Health Literacy Summits in 2008. The forums brought together adult literacy and health...

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Health Literacy of America’s Adults: Results from the 2003 National Assessment of Adult Literacy

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2007
This August 2007 webcast shares findings from the Health Literacy of America’s Adults, which disseminates results from the health literacy component of the National Assessment of Adult Literacy (NAAL...
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Advancing Health Literacy: Meeting the Needs of Adult Learners

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2008
This September 2008 webcast focuses on new and emerging topics in health literacy.
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Achieving Student Success: Transitions to Post-secondary Education

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2010
This webcast focuses on methods to transition adult learners through adult education programs and on to post-secondary education.
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Creating Authentic Materials and Activities for the Adult Literacy Classroom

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2003

This handbook is based on the results of "The Literacy Practices of Adult Learners Study" which focused on the nature and impact of two dimensions of classroom practice in adult basic education (...

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Effective Practices for Developing Reading Comprehension

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2002
This research article summarizes much of the research about reading comprehension and what good readers do when they read. 
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Evidence-based Reading Instruction: Comprehension: Research and Teaching Strategies

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2007
It is important to note that this series of four resources for each of the four components of reading -- alphabetics, fluency, vocabulary, and comprehension – contains digests, not comprehensive...
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