Joy and Literacy

You must instill joy in literacy?

When the philosophy originated:

Most parents were still married and the Mother usually stayed home to raise the children.

The Internet was not invented.

There were no game systems.

There was no rap music.

I could go on all day…

Think of how far technology has advanced in those years. Think about how far medicine has advanced in all those years. We, as educators and parents, still follow the same old policy, and we are surprised that our reading scores aren’t progressing?

It is virtually impossible to instill enough joy in literacy to overcome a child’s love for a game system. We must marry literacy and technology…

Updates coming soon!