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The Most Important Lesson Schools Can Teach Kids About Reading: It's Fun
The Atlantic (2013)
  • Jeffrey D. Wilhelm, Boise State University
  • Michael Smith, Temple University
Abstract
Yes, strong literacy skills help students get good grades and, eventually, good jobs. But schools shouldn't forget to emphasize the joy of getting lost in a book.
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Publication Date
November 11, 2013
Citation Information
Jeffrey D. Wilhelm and Michael Smith. "The Most Important Lesson Schools Can Teach Kids About Reading: It's Fun" The Atlantic (2013)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/jeffrey_wilhelm/54/