Continuing its series on poverty in the Syracuse region, this week's edition of the Campbell Conversations focuses on an under-studied and under-appreciated aspect of the problem: adult literacy. Peter Waite is the Executive Vice-President of ProLiteracy, and Marsha Tait is Executive Director of Literacy CNY. Together they discuss how literacy and economic challenges interact.
See below for highlights of the interview:
Grant Reeher (GR): How prevalent is the literacy problem?