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WLI Editorial: Far too many adults in Wisconsin lack literacy

WLI Editorial: Far too many adults in Wisconsin lack literacy

Michele Erikson, Wisconsin Literacy, Inc. Executive Director
How do you help children learn to read, write and do arithmetic? You help their parents - too many of whom lack these skills. It's an often overlooked yet important strategy that can boost student performance in Madison schools and across Wisconsin. It also is key to helping adults gain employment, earn higher wages and pull their families out of poverty. Read more of Michele's editorial in the Wisconsin State Journal.