Monday, May 17, 2010

Cancer and Literacy?

This title caught my attention today How Literacy is Like Leukemia"WOW...where was this going?" I thought... as a cancer survior.

This article speaks a lot to what is true but not said...There is no Magic Bullet in solving literacy problems.

Students are wholistic beings that require wholistic measures.

Filling in bubbles provides data but not the data that is actually helpful.

What do we know about the rest of these students' lives?

Lots to think about.

Until next time...
Lit Maven Out!

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