TITLE

New Jersey's literacy gap

PUB. DATE
November 1998
SOURCE
Business News New Jersey;11/16/98, Vol. 11 Issue 41, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Editorial. Comments on New Jersey's literacy gap. United States Department of Labor's reported increase in productivity; Low levels of literacy among adults in the state which has repercussions on their employment potential.
ACCESSION #
1328296

 

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