December 25, 2004

PDF at Brown University

Literacy: A key for learning

Literacy—the ability to read, write, speak, listen, and think effectively—is fundamental to teaching and learning. To support literacy development from the early years to the high school level, we conduct studies and evaluations, offer a variety of programs and products, and bring our expertise directly into schools. 

by Sherri Miles for the Education Alliance at Brown University

This story describes how our adolescent literacy project promotes effective strategies for improving adolescent literacy development in the region and generates valuable resources for educators across the country.