Accession Number : ADA137326

Title :   Basic Skills in Defense.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : HUMAN RESOURCES RESEARCH ORGANIZATION ALEXANDRIA VA

Personal Author(s) : Sticht,T. G.

Report Date : MAR 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 53

Abstract : This report was prepared to fulfill the need for an information source on basic skill in the armed services. To prepare the report, published literature from various document files was obtained and reviewed. Service representatives of the Joint Service Working Group on Literacy/Basic Skills, established by the Assistant Secretary of Defense (Manpower, Reserve Affairs and Logistics, in 1980, prepared papers describing their Service's basic skills programs, ongoing and projected. This document was intended to be used by the Working Group as a reference in considering policy for basic skills education and as a source of information for the public regarding military basic skills programs. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Skills, *Education, National defense, Department of defense, Military personnel, Classification, Personnel selection, Reading, Correlation, Predictions

Subject Categories : Humanities and History

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE