Numeracy

An Environmental Scan of Adult Numeracy Professional Development Initiatives and Practices

2007

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A Review of the Literature in Adult Numeracy: Research and Conceptual Issues

2006

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Preparing Students for College-level Math

2006

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Numeracy Matters

2008

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Math Anxiety: Literature Review with References

2003

This literature review by a mathematics professor at Humboldt State University focuses on the adult who suffers from math anxiety, with occasional references concerning math anxiety throughout the lifespan.

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Building on Foundations for Success: Guidelines for Improving Adult Mathematics Instruction

2011

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Numeracy: A Challenge for Adult Education

2003

This paper discusses the concept of numeracy and the way it was operationalized in the Adult Literacy and Lifeskills (ALL) survey to develop items for numeracy assessment. The second part is the author’s suggestions for implementation of numeracy in educational settings based on his own study of numeracy in adult basic education.

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More Complicated Than It Seems: A Review of Literature About Adult Numeracy Instruction

2006

This review of literature about adult numeracy instruction was prepared by a Canadian basic skills math instructor in her own search for the answer to the question of how ABE instructors can apply research findings to their practice.

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