Category Archives: National Center for Education Statistics

New State-by-State Report Shows Gaps in Health Strongly Linked to Education Levels

New State-by-State Report Shows Gaps in Health Strongly Linked to Education Levelshttp://www.rwjf.org/newsroom/product.jsp?id=42418Across the country, adults in every state fall far short of the level of good health that should be achievable for all Americans, according to a report from the … Continue reading

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Released: Literacy Data for States and Counties

…found on the Health Literary listserv — submitted by Jaleh Behroozi Soroui**************************** The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) released the National Assessment of Adult Literacy: Indirect County and State Estimates of the Percentage of Adults at the Lowest Literacy … Continue reading

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Health Literacy Resources – 1/09

Thanks go to Siobhan Champ-Blackwell, Community Outreach Liaison; National Network of Libraries of Medicine MidContinental Region for gathering the follow Resource links. Special Olympics, Healthy Athletes, Health Literacy Blog http://healthlit.wordpress.com/ {from Health Literacy listserv] Identical Fake Testimonial Diet Sites Spreading … Continue reading

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