[AAACE-NLA] FW: [aaace-nla] Heckman and Adult Education
Catherine B. King
cb.king at verizon.net
Thu Mar 2 10:20:49 EST 2006
I neglected to add my reference for S. Neito in my last note. Here is only
one of her recent
contributions to the literature on education:
Nieto, S. M. (2005). Profoundly Multicultural Questions. Educational
Leadership, 60(4), 6-10.
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From: "Hal Beder" <hbeder at rci.rutgers.edu>
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Subject: Re: [AAACE-NLA] FW: [aaace-nla] Heckman and Adult Education
> We really don't need data. The economic benefits to education do not
> occur until the educated join the work force. For a five year old,
> this would be 13-15 years. But for adults who are already employed,
> or ready to be employed, we reap the benefits immediately because
> they are already part of the workforce.
> At 07:05 PM 3/1/2006, you wrote:
>>A brief message from Ralf St. Clair.
>>From: Ralf St.Clair [mailto:ralf at selkie.ca]
>>Sent: Wednesday, March 01, 2006 4:15 PM
>>To: National Literacy Advocacy List sponsored by AAACE
>>Subject: Re: [AAACE-NLA] [aaace-nla] Heckman and Adult Education
>>Hi Hal (et al),
>>Do we have data on this?
>>On Wednesday, Mar 1, 2006, at 20:58 Europe/London, Hal Beder wrote:
>> > If you educate an adult, the payoff is immediate. For early
>> > childhood, it takes 15-20 years for an investment to accrue.
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