Iowa's Adult Literacy Program Annual Benchmark Report, 2006

(2006) Iowa's Adult Literacy Program Annual Benchmark Report, 2006. Education, Department of


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The purpose of this publication is to present the Program Year 2006 report on Iowa’s adult literacy program benchmarks. The passage of the Workforce Investment Act (WIA) of 1998 [Public Law 105-220] by the 105th Congress ushered in a new era of collaboration, coordination, cooperation and accountability. The overall goal of the Act is “to increase the employment, retention, and earnings of participants, and increase occupational skill attainment by participants, and, as a result improve the quality of the workforce, reduce welfare dependency, and enhance the productivity and competitiveness of the Nation.”

Item Type: Departmental Report
Keywords: Statistical Trends, Iowa, GED, Testing
Subjects: Education > Testscores
Education > Education programs
ID Code: 4477
Deposited By: Margaret Barr
Deposited On: 10 Jan 2007
Last Modified: 10 Jan 2007