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Ronald D. Davis, Eldon M. Braun
In this exciting book, Davis shares the startling discovery he made which helped him overcome his own dyslexia; reveals how dyslexia may be linked to uncommonly high levels of intelligence, creativity, and imagination; and outlines a clear and simple plan that anyone can use to help themselves or others conquer this all-too-common disability.
Is there a crisis in literacy education in Australia? Or are claims our children are being taught by methods that don't work just a beat up by political conservatives? The Literacy Wars cuts through the passionate claims and counterclaims to explain what's happening in our classrooms and why they've become a battleground.
Debra Hayes, Martin Mills, Pam Christie and Bob Lingard
Drawing on one of the largest studies of primary and secondary classrooms ever undertaken in Australia, the authors explain how teachers and schools can refocus on the classroom strategies that make a real difference to learning outcomes.
A systematic, research-based guide to teaching reading in the first three years of school. It is designed to ensure that teachers are able to work with 'at risk' or 'reluctant' readers as effectively as those children for whom reading seems to come naturally.