Katie Herz, Alex Lesniak
Katie Herz is a researcher in the research and evaluation service area at the American Institutes for Research (AIR). She has more than 10 years of experience in the education field with experience in supporting research studies, providing technical assistance, and project management. She supports NCES with technical assistance for NCES surveys such as Program for the International Assessment of Adult Competencies (PIAAC). She received a B.A. from the University of California, Santa Cruz and an M.A. in Education Policy Studies from The George Washington University.
Are you interested in learning more about the literacy and numeracy skills of the population of adults in your area? Do you know how your county compares to neighboring counties in Indiana? What implications does this have for your program or workforce needs? This session is focused on helping you answer these questions and more using the many features of the U.S. PIAAC Skills Map.