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Building Skills for All: A Review of England

OECD Skills Studies: Policy Insights from the Survey of Adult Skills Malgorzata Kuczera, Simon Field, Hendrickje Catriona Windisch Early interpretations of the autumn 2013 Survey of Adult Skills (PIAAC) results for England and Northern Ireland rang some terrible alarms: we’re at the bottom of pretty much everything, with only the US and some of the southern …

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NALA PIAAC analyses

Since 2013, Ireland’s NALA has undertaken, and recently published the outcomes of, further analysis of the last round of PIAAC data on adult literacies. NALA were interested in interrogating connections which would allow better understanding and target provision. They explored the three areas of Literacy, Numeracy and Problem-solving in Technology Rich Environments (PSTRE): in workplace …

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