Skills for the 21st Century

Cognitive and Literacy Skills for Success in a Fast-Paced Technological Age

Literacy on the Radio

Posted by wrmcnutt on November 16, 2011

I just ran across a notice you might find interesting.  This American Life did a radio story a while back on a truck driver who made it all the way through the training and employment process without letting on that he was unable to read.

http://www.thisamericanlife.org/radio-archives/episode/287/backed-into-a-corner

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