Learn why teaching adults to read is so important and how you can help. end of million adults still struggle with reading and are functionally illiterate.
Poor literacy skills can be the result of a dysfunctional home situation, a physical impairment or an undiagnosed learning difficulty. One of the most rewarding experiences as a volunteer tutor is spending time helping an adult learner improve his or her literacy.
A Summary of Scientifically Based Research Principles. Teaching Adults to Read . Authors. Mary E. Curtis and John R. Kruidenier. This publication was.
LINCS offers a variety of free resources for teachers, tutors, and program administrators who are interested in learning more about teaching adults to read.
How to Teach Adults to Read. Adult learners bring their own set of needs to the table. The amount of knowledge adult learners start out with can vary widely.