Career Literacy

Jim Berman Chef Instructor working with 10th, 11th & 12th graders; Wilmington, DE

lit·er·a·cy (l t r- -s ). n. 1. The condition or quality of being literate, especially the ability to read and write.

So, what role does literacy play in your career area? Is there a specific approach that you use that differs from, say, an English class? Or do you work with ELA instructors to establish a plan for addressing the needs of students in the workplace in terms of literacy?