The EU High Level Group of Experts on Literacy paints the complete picture: "An estimated 20% of adults lack the literacy skills they need to function fully in a modern society. An estimated 73 million European adults lack qualifications above upper secondary school level, many because their poor literacy makes educational progress impossible.
Objectives of the project
The project’s specific objectives are: To combat low levels of literacy and engage at-risk students in reading and academic learning. To provide innovative pedagogical methods, best practice guidelines, and strategies towards systemic use of ICT for reading promotion.
In this Action the directly involved participants are: CARDET - Cyprus, DOUKAS SCHOOL - Greece, Innovade - Cyprus, IPCB - Portugal, Ferraris-Brunelleschi - Italy, LMETB - Ireland, UPIT - Romania