Research

Decorative image for Resource Profile Journal of Research and Practice for Adult Literacy, Secondary, and Basic Education, Vol. 5, No. 3, Winter 2016

Journal of Research and Practice for Adult Literacy, Secondary, and Basic Education, Vol. 5, No. 3, Winter 2016

|
2016
This issue features articles focused on the ways that research can affect policy and practice.
For: 
Local Program Administrators
Professional Developers
Researchers
State Staff
Teachers
New Teachers
Policymakers
Decorative image for Resource Profile Profile of Adult Learning Professionals in Correctional Criminal Justice System

Profile of Adult Learning Professionals in Correctional Criminal Justice System

2015
This research is aimed towards the development of a European key competency profile for the adult learning professionals working in correctional criminal justice system, based on key competences for...
For: 
Local Program Administrators
Professional Developers
Researchers
Decorative image for Resource Profile A Prescription Is Not Enough: Improving Public Health with Health Literacy

A Prescription Is Not Enough: Improving Public Health with Health Literacy

|
2013
This article focuses on the use—and the lack of use—of health literacy within efforts to address public health in the United States.
For: 
Local Program Administrators
Professional Developers
Researchers
State Staff
Curriculum Developers
Decorative image for Resource Profile Older Adolescent and Young Adult English Learners:  A Study of Demographics, Policies, and Programs

Older Adolescent and Young Adult English Learners: A Study of Demographics, Policies, and Programs

|
2016
This document summarizes the findings and implications of an extensive analysis of survey data on English learners (ELs) that was undertaken in 2015, about the demographics characteristics, education...
For: 
Local Program Administrators
Professional Developers
Researchers
State Staff
Teachers
Decorative image for Resource Profile An American Heritage: A Federal Adult Education Legislative History

An American Heritage: A Federal Adult Education Legislative History

|
2013
A paper that contains the history of adult education acts from August 1964—August 2013.
For: 
Local Program Administrators
Professional Developers
Researchers
State Staff
Teachers
State Education Directors
Policymakers
Decorative image for Resource Profile The Post-Release Employment and Recidivism Among Different Types of Offenders With A Different Level of Education: A 5-Year Follow-Up Study in Indiana

The Post-Release Employment and Recidivism Among Different Types of Offenders With A Different Level of Education: A 5-Year Follow-Up Study in Indiana

2012
In this longitudinal study the researchers have conducted a 5-year (2005-2009) follow-up study to explore the impact of an offender’s education and post-release employment on recidivism among...
For: 
Local Program Administrators
Researchers
State Staff

Advancing Health Literacy: Meeting the Needs of Adult Learners

|
2008
This September 2008 webcast focuses on new and emerging topics in health literacy.
For: 
Local Program Administrators
Professional Developers
Researchers
Teachers

Effective Ways of Teaching Complex Expression in Writing

|
2008
2007 Department for Children, Schools and Families commissioned  review of the research literature on effective ways of teaching complex expression in writing at secondary school.
For: 
Researchers
Teachers

Research in Spelling: Implications for Adult Learners

|
2005

This research review begins with a brief history of spelling instruction in the United States. The authors provide descriptions and the underlying research for four principal theories of spelling...

For: 
Professional Developers
Researchers
Teachers
Curriculum Developers

Using Research on Writing

1999

This article is not a research study, rather a brief literature review of writing research and its applicability to basic skills adults. It is part of a publication focused on writing and adults,...

For: 
Professional Developers
Researchers
Teachers
Curriculum Developers

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Research