Adult numeracy: a review of research

Technical report


Carpentieri, J.D., Lister, Jenny and Frumkin, L. 2009. Adult numeracy: a review of research. London National Research and Development Centre for Adult Literacy and Numeracy.
AuthorsCarpentieri, J.D., Lister, Jenny and Frumkin, L.
TypeTechnical report
Abstract

This report provides an overview of existing research on adult numeracy, with a
strong focus on the United Kingdom but also including other countries. The
emphasis is on poor numeracy: its antecedents and effects, teaching and learning to
overcome it, and the potential use of ICT and mobile technologies in that pursuit.

Keywordsnumeracy; adults
Year2009
PublisherNational Research and Development Centre for Adult Literacy and Numeracy
Place of publicationLondon
Web address (URL)http://hdl.handle.net/10552/1340
FunderBBC Learning
Publication dates
Print2009
Publication process dates
Deposited04 Nov 2011
Additional information

Citation:
Carpentieri, J, Litster, J and Frumkin, L (2009). Adult numeracy : a review of research. London : NRDC, January 2009..

Accepted author manuscript
License
CC BY-ND
Permalink -

https://repository.uel.ac.uk/item/8641q

  • 14
    total views
  • 14
    total downloads
  • 4
    views this month
  • 1
    downloads this month

Related outputs

Non-Verbal Cues to Deception and their Relationship to Terrorism
Eubanks, Dawn L., Zhang, Ke and Frumkin, L. 2014. Non-Verbal Cues to Deception and their Relationship to Terrorism. in: Lawson, Glyn and Stedmon, Alex (ed.) Hostile Intent and Counter-Terrorism: Human Factors Theory and Application Routledge. pp. 75-92
Exploratory investigation of drivers of attainment in ethnic minority adult learners
Frumkin, L. and Koutsoubou, Maria 2012. Exploratory investigation of drivers of attainment in ethnic minority adult learners. Journal of Further and Higher Education. 37 (2), pp. 147-162.
The effects of self-awareness on body movement indicators of the intention to deceive
Lawson, Glyn, Stedmon, Alex W., Zhang, Ke, Eubanks, Dawn L. and Frumkin, L. 2012. The effects of self-awareness on body movement indicators of the intention to deceive. Applied Ergonomics. 44 (5), pp. 687-693.
Young children's cognitive achievement: home learning environment, language and ethnic background
Frumkin, L. 2013. Young children's cognitive achievement: home learning environment, language and ethnic background. Journal of Early Childhood Research. 11 (3), pp. 222-235.
Deception in context: coding nonverbal cues, situational variables and risk of detection
Zhang, Ke, Frumkin, L., Stedmon, Alex and Lawson, Glyn 2013. Deception in context: coding nonverbal cues, situational variables and risk of detection. Journal of Police and Criminal Psychology.
Cyberbullying experiences on-the-go: when social media can become distressing
Görzig, Anke and Frumkin, L. 2013. Cyberbullying experiences on-the-go: when social media can become distressing. Cyberpsychology: Journal of Psychosocial Research on Cyberspace. 7 (1).
Telling the difference between deceiving and truth telling: An experiment in a public space
Zhang, Ke, Eubanks, Dawn L., Frumkin, L., Saikayasit, Rose, Stedmon, Alex W. and Lawson, Glyn 2013. Telling the difference between deceiving and truth telling: An experiment in a public space. in: 2013 10th IEEE International Conference and Workshops on Automatic Face and Gesture Recognition (FG) IEEE.
Your money matters evaluation: money management for older people
Frumkin, L. 2009. Your money matters evaluation: money management for older people. Help the Aged, 2009.
Does increasing communication through visual learning environments enhance student perceptions of lecturers?
Frumkin, L. 2006. Does increasing communication through visual learning environments enhance student perceptions of lecturers? International Education Journal. 7 (5), pp. 688-698.
Improving further education provision for learners from minority ethnic groups: a review of the evidence
Frumkin, L. 2008. Improving further education provision for learners from minority ethnic groups: a review of the evidence. Quality Improvement Agency.
Deception and self-awareness
Lawson, Glyn, Stedmon, Alex, Zhang, Chloe, Eubanks, Dawn L. and Frumkin, L. 2011. Deception and self-awareness. in: Harris, Don (ed.) Engineering Psychology and Cognitive Ergonomics Heidelberg Springer.