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by palisadesk
Wed Jun 01, 2005 1:40 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Reading For Enjoyment
Replies: 18
Views: 7760

Re: Reading For Enjoyment

[quote="JIMCURRAN"] As for this idea that the big problem is that our children don’t enjoy reading, this is just another red herring. Of course they don’t enjoy reading not after the way they have been taught. I have spent 30 years teaching older failed readers and what I have found is that even...
by palisadesk
Wed May 25, 2005 12:21 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: TES article: Cognitive Conundrum
Replies: 21
Views: 9989

Learning Styles

I tried to post this before, but it dissipate in the aether. Steven Stahl did an analysis of the learning styles issues and wrote an article summarizing it for American Educator. You can find the article here: www.aft.org/pubs-reports/ american_educator/fall99/DiffStrokes.pdf This seems to be one of...
by palisadesk
Fri Apr 08, 2005 12:58 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: "Why can't some children read properly?" rad 5 pho
Replies: 6
Views: 3861

I went to the radio 5 website and found the "Listen Again" option, but was then lost -- I don't know what program I am looking for. Can anyone help with specifics? What fun to hear Jenny over the internet (I love S.A. accents).

Susan
(a Canadian fellow-traveler)