Literacy data published by UNESCO displays that since , the adult literacy rate at the world level has increased by 5 percentage points every decade on average, from per cent in to per cent in However, for four decades, the population growth was so rapid that the number of illiterate adults kept increasing, rising from million in to million in The International Literacy Association (ILA) publishes three journals: The Reading Teacher, the Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy, and Reading Research Quarterly. ILA journals are written by experts—literacy educators, leaders, advocates, and researchers—who are passionate about literacy and the best in their fields.
Adult literacy Rotary members fight adult illiteracy by working with local advocates to offer community literacy programs. Rotary scholarships Rotary members invest in the future by giving scholarships to students who have the potential to change our communities. Educating refugees. This opportunity is generously provided by Dollar General Literacy Foundation. Presentations Our COABE national conference will be held virtually this year with live sessions that will be archived for 6 .
Our mission is to promote student achievement and preparation for global competitiveness by fostering educational excellence and ensuring equal access. This program funds land grant colleges and universities in states with counties that have more than 40% prevalence of adult obesity. The universities conduct intervention strategies in targeted counties to improve physical activity and nutrition, reduce obesity, and .