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From Assessment to Practice: Research-Based Approaches to Teaching Reading to Adults, Part 2

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2008
This January 2008 webcast is a follow-up to the September 2007 webcast, “From Assessment to Practice: Research-Based Approaches to Teaching Reading to Adults.”
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From Assessment to Practice: Research-Based Approaches to Teaching Reading to Adults, Part 1

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2007
The first part of this September 2007 webcast presents a practical rationale for applying research-based principles to adult reading instruction.
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Getting Reading Results in the Classroom: What Research Tells Us

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2010
This webcast disseminates research findings from several five-year research projects investigating the development of literacy skills in adults enrolled in Adult Basic and Secondary Education...
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Building on Foundations for Success: Guidelines for Improving Adult Mathematics Instruction

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2011

The report, Building on Foundations for Success: Guidelines for Improving Adult Mathematics Instruction, came as the result of the recognition of the paucity of available research on adult...

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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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