Why boys' literacy skills lag behind girls' and how to bridge the reading gap | Teaching in the XXI century | Scoop.it

Much of this is what we have been hearing forever, it seems, but make sure you get down to How To Bridge The Reading Gap. Noted literacy researcher, William Brozo, has some sensible ideas that work and are very replicable, including honouring personal choice of reading material.

..."Reluctant readers can be motivated by subjects that interest them."... 


Via Heather Stapleton, Marita Thomson