Meeting Difficulties in Literacy Development

It leaves unanswered the really crucial questions about literacy , which stand at the frontiers of practice , crying out to be investigated . ( Stierer 2002 , p . 80 ) Stierer's examination of this specific example of the 1990s ...

Meeting Difficulties in Literacy Development

This book enables practitioners to reflect critically upon the choices available to them in assessing and supporting students who experience difficulties in literacy development. Includes analysis of common barriers such as dyslexia and bilingualism.

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