Diary of a Word Nerd: Offer a Magazine to a Reluctant Reader | Edumathingy | Scoop.it

"Walter Dean Myers, our current Ambassador for Young People’s literature said it best - reading in today’s society is a necessary skill. Not optional. Necessary.


So how do we entice reluctant readers to hone their skills? We find them something they want to read - and realize that might not be a book.


While we shouldn't make generalizations about guys and reading (I live with three males who love pleasure reading), I found interesting information from the study quoted at education.com: ..."

Via Heather Stapleton