By Valerie Strauss Valerie Strauss Reporter covering education, foreign affairs Email Bio Follow How do children really learn to read? Answering that question is Joanne Yatvin, a past president of the
As a fourth-grade teacher for 15 years, I have had many conversations with parents. But by far, the most common question I get is, "How do I get my child to enjoy reading?" The answer to this question
By Ron Charles Ron Charles Critic, Book World Email Bio Follow To raise awareness of the educational challenges that many children face, a non-profit organization called LitWorld has designated the first
It’s that time again to make your New Year’s resolutions list. We make all kinds of promises like to eat healthier, lose weight and exercise. But one resolution may be missing and is worth adding to our
When I was eight years old, I still couldn't read. I remember my teacher Mrs Browning walking over to my desk and asking me to read a few sentences from a Dick and Jane book. She pointed to a word. "Tuh-hee,"