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Tackling the Literacy Problem

Tackling the Literacy Problem | Engilish as a Foreign Language | Scoop.it

Literacy among the adult population does need discussing - here in the United States the emphasis is on earlier and earlier childhood intervention. That's a great idea, but the needs of adults also need to be addressed. Many adults over the age 40 today were never identified as having dyslexia because the testing was not widely available. 

Great to hear about how the Westfield shopping mall decided to offer a remedial tutoring program when it discovered so many adults lacked basic reading and writing skills.
 

"An expert in adult education continues the debate on how to combat illiteracy..."

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Reading Tutor Support | Eastside Literacy

Reading Tutor Support | Eastside Literacy | Engilish as a Foreign Language | Scoop.it

Eastside Literacy has some great articles for reading tutors like tips while working one-one-one, lesson planning, GED facts, using technology, and special situations 

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Easy to Read Books for Beginning Teen and Adult Readers - Tar Heel Reader

Easy to Read Books for Beginning Teen and Adult Readers - Tar Heel Reader | Engilish as a Foreign Language | Scoop.it

Open source easy readers for teens and adults from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. The books span all categories - fiction and non-fiction, with a fairly basic text-to speech voices to read them.

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Reading, Writing, Grammar Practice from ESLGold

Reading, Writing, Grammar Practice from ESLGold | Engilish as a Foreign Language | Scoop.it

Free online practice for reading, writing, and grammar. The site uses recordings along with short reading passages.

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Skillswise - Help with Reading, Writing, Math, Spelling

Skillswise - Help with Reading, Writing, Math, Spelling | Engilish as a Foreign Language | Scoop.it

This site is a British site, but has many helpful resources for adult learners who want to improve their literacy and math skills. Free videos, quizzes, and games are well organized into different levels of ability.

 

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Pocoyo (2014) - Full Movie English Episodes Cartoon Games for Children

Pocoyo full episodes Pocoyo full episodes Pocoyo full episodes in english Pocoyo full episodes in english Pocoyo is a curious, fun-loving, friendly toddler who's always into experiencing new...
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