Factoid Friday: Illiteracy Costs Society $17 Billion
Posted on 11/09/2012 10:37:06 AM
Since 1983, more than 10 million Americans reached the 12th grade without having learned to read at a basic level. In the same period, more than 6 million Americans dropped out of high school altogether. – A Nation Still at Risk, U.S. Department of Education, 1999
We often quote the statistic that ...