Friday, June 02, 2006

Help set the Australian National forcus on 21st Century Literacy

From the EdNA news:
Have Your Say On Adult Literacy and Numeracy Research Priorities for 2006 The National Centre for Vocational Education Research (NCVER) is currently in the process of identifying national priorities for adult language, literacy and numeracy research to be funded in 2006. Visit the web site to provide input on which contemporary issues require research or further research.
Sadly NCVER have made it far from easy to give feedback, requiring you to open and print a PDF, fill it out with ink and send it in. I suspect this reflects a lack of awareness in NCVER of the need to develop digitally networked information and communication skills in the Australia Society, so I'll help it along a bit:

To have your say
and tell her:
Is there a specific research project which you would like to see undertaken in 2006–2007?
Can you offer specific questions that the research should address?
Please list the three key issues you see as warranting the highest priority in future research.
Your contact details

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