The Supportive Roles that Learners' Families Play in Adult Literacy Programs.
In 2002-03, a qualitative case study explored the experiences of stakeholders connected to two adult literacy programs in Manitoba, Canada. Data were collected through official documents, personal…
The good mother: a critical discourse analysis of literacy advice to mothers in the 20th century
Often presented as a means of communicating the latest in scientific research to parents, literacy advice is a key strategy used by educational institutions to address persistent gaps in literacy…
Performing absence: The staged personal narrative as testimony
This study centers on autobiographical staged personal narrative, applying insights from studies in conversational personal narrative, the staging of collected stories, and. therapeutic testimony.…
Family Literacy: An Annotated Bibliography.
It is the purpose to advance the work of researchers, practitioners, and policymakers by providing a document summarizing writings and research on family literacy and on topics directly relevant to family literacy programs.
Formation of Community Adult Education Policy in a Changing Society in Taiwan.
Community adult education (CAE) has just started to develop in Taiwan. From policy formation which directly affects the administration of CAE, the author discusses how CAE is promoted in a changing…