The Recession and Adult Basic Education

David Harvey talked about the toll that the recession is taking on adults who lack a high school degree, and who lack adequate reading and… read more

David Harvey talked about the toll that the recession is taking on adults who lack a high school degree, and who lack adequate reading and writing skills to compete for jobs. He also discussed the mission of ProLiteracy and other groups designed to alleviate this problem, including the state and federal role. Mr. Harvey responded to telephone calls and electronic correspondence. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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The Recession and Adult Basic Education

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Program ID:
288455-6
Category:
Call-In
Format:
Call-In
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 19, 2009

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  • Aug 19, 2009 | 9:02am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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