Learning to read: Painful mystery or joyful success?

Kirk, Luther R.
February 2001
Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy;Feb2001, Vol. 44 Issue 5, p420
Academic Journal
Discusses information on home culture as a key factor in school success. Influence of home culture and early literacy experiences on literacy development; Details of a student's experiences which show the relationship between home and education; Factors that contribute to the lack of school success; Instructional approaches for working with culturally diverse learners; Social context of learning to read.


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