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Building a literate nation

Building a literate nation

the strategic agenda for literacy over the next five years

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Published by Trentham Books in Stoke-on-Trent, England .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literacy -- Great Britain.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Neil McClelland.
    ContributionsMcClelland, Neil., National Literacy Trust (Great Britain).
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 203 p., [1] p. of braille :
    Number of Pages203
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20340640M
    ISBN 101858560853

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Neil has served on various advisory groups to the UK government, including the stakeholders' group for the review of. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xvii, pages ; 23 cm: Contents: 1.

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with the most comprehensive, cross-disciplinary resources and strategic initiatives. UNESCO has been at the forefront of global literacy efforts sinceadvancing the vision of a literate world for views acquiring and improving literacy skills throughout life as.

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