NCL Response to PIAAC Time For US to Reskill
On November 13, 2013, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development released Time for US to Reskill? What the [PIAAC] Survey of Adult Skills Says. In response, the National Coalition for Literacy urgently calls for increased public and private investment in adult education at the federal, state, and local levels. The majority of adults with low skills will not benefit directly from Universal Pre-K or K-12 reform. All of the following findings from the report support NCL’s position.
NCL FactSheet on NCES PIAAC First Look
Key findings from the “First Look” report are outlined in this two-page fact sheet from NCL.