Did you know that 1:6 adults in the U.S. reads at the elementary school level

Low Adult Literacy Costs The U.S. Millions

How did a professional with 20+ years of experience hide the fact that she couldn’t read from her employer?

Are you a teacher who can’t get a written response from a parent, but, when you call them, they’re excited to talk to you about their child’s progress?

In 2013, Daphne Greenberg – professor in the  department, adult literacy advocate and principal investigator of the Center for the Study of Adult Literacy – presented at TEDxPeachtree. Her talk addressed the personal and professional impact low literacy has on adults and the U.S. economy, and how adult literacy programs can help improve reading skills.