Business and School Leaders, Citing New Study, Call for Massive Effort To Lift Literacy Levels

Rothman, Robert
March 1987
Education Week;3/18/1987, Vol. 6 Issue 25, p1
The article reports on the efforts of business and education leaders to call for American institutions to participate with schools' initiative to improve literacy skills, especially among disadvantaged children in March 1987 in the U.S. Sol Hurwitz, senior vice president of the Committee for Economic Development has predicted that business sector would respond to the call of the National Assessment of Educational Progress in order to lessen the financial burden of training new entry workers.


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