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Document Number: 7800

Recent Participation in Formal Learning Among Working-Age Adults With Different Levels of Education - One way for adults to overcome a lack of skills needed to succeed in the labor market is to participate in learning activities offered through the formal education system, at the workplace or by other organizations. This issue brief examines two aspects of the participation of adults in formal learning: the extent to which adults participate in different types of such activities and who pays the costs associated with this participation. (National Center for Education Statistics, January 2008) ...

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