illiteracy http://apr.org en Reading the Signs to Success - part 4 http://apr.org/post/reading-signs-success-part-4 <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d67c141b766-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d67c141b766-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d67c141b766-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wual/local-wual-753985.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Tuscaloosa AL – Our adult illiteracy series concludes with some thoughts from master storyteller Kathryn Tucker Windham. She says her father was a big believer in education ... even though he had little education himself ...</p> Wed, 03 Sep 2008 14:51:52 +0000 Brett Tannehill 8874 at http://apr.org Reading the Signs to Success - part 3 http://apr.org/post/reading-signs-success-part-3-0 <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d67c1416659-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d67c1416659-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d67c1416659-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wual/local-wual-753983.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Tuscaloosa AL – Our series on adult illiteracy continues this morning with a look at its effects on children, and you. When one in four people around you can't read what's at risk for Alabama's future? Alabama Public Radio's Brett Tannehill reports</p> Wed, 03 Sep 2008 14:51:38 +0000 Brett Tannehill 8872 at http://apr.org Reading the Signs to Success - part 2 http://apr.org/post/reading-signs-success-part-2 <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d67c140fbc9-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d67c140fbc9-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d67c140fbc9-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wual/local-wual-753980.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Tuscaloosa AL – In part two of our series on adult illiteracy, Alabama Public Radio's Brett Tannehill climbs into the truck cab of Louie Singleton who until just 4 years ago, was functionally illiterate. But as we'll hear, that didn't stop him ...</p> Wed, 03 Sep 2008 14:51:22 +0000 Brett Tannehill 8870 at http://apr.org Reading the Signs to Success - part 1 http://apr.org/post/reading-signs-success-part-1 <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d67c140bb08-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d67c140bb08-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d67c140bb08-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wual/local-wual-753978.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Tuscaloosa AL – High rates of adult illiteracy are hurting Alabama, both economically and socially. This week, APR News explores how reading shapes a community in a 4-part series. First, the basics why does reading matter? Alabama Public Radio's Brett Tannehill reports</p> Wed, 03 Sep 2008 14:50:14 +0000 Brett Tannehill 8869 at http://apr.org Reading the Signs to Success - part 3 http://apr.org/post/reading-signs-success-part-3-1 <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d67c1419f15-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d67c1419f15-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d67c1419f15-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wual/local-wual-753984.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Tuscaloosa AL – Our series on adult illiteracy continues this morning with a look at its effects on children, and you. When one in four people around you can't read what's at risk for Alabama's future? Alabama Public Radio's Brett Tannehill reports</p> Wed, 03 Sep 2008 08:46:50 +0000 Brett Tannehill 8873 at http://apr.org Reading the Signs to Success - part 3 http://apr.org/post/reading-signs-success-part-3 <p>Tuscaloosa AL – Our series on adult illiteracy continues this morning with a look at its effects on children, and you. When one in four people around you can't read what's at risk for Alabama's future? Alabama Public Radio's Brett Tannehill reports</p> Wed, 03 Sep 2008 08:45:47 +0000 Brett Tannehill 8871 at http://apr.org