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PUBLIC SQUARE | Episode 412: Family Literacy

  • Aired: 01/28/2016
  • 55:09
  • Rating: NR
16% of New Mexico adults are illiterate and another 46% read at a fifth grade level or below. Those stats have serious impacts on New Mexico’s economy and families around the state. How do we ensure more adults, and their children, reach their potential? In this episode, PUBLIC SQUARE talks with adult learners, community groups and literacy experts.
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PUBLIC SQUARE | Episode 412: Family Literacy
PUBLIC SQUARE | Episode 412: Family Literacy
A closer look at literacy in the family and its effects on young children in New Mexico.
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Funding for PUBLIC SQUARE was provided in part by a grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation. Public Square is also funded by American Graduate: Let’s Make It Happen. PUBLIC SQUARE is hosted by Megan Kamerick.
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