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Yes, adult literacy should be improved. But governments can make their messages easier to read right now
Sep 06, 2021 | The Conversation
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A parliamentary inquiry is looking into how to improve adult literacy in Australia.

Having a low level of literacy is not the same thing as being illiterate. The definition of “illiterate” is the inability to read or write. A low level of literacy is more complex and relates to people’s abilities to read, write and understand a range of information that allows them to fully participation in society.

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