What Australian parents need to know about the reading wars | Greg Ashman

Let me tell you a story. Many years ago, there were two great armies. One army consisted of starry-eyed dreamers who believed in a whole language approach to teaching reading. The other army was made up of drill-em-and-kill-em phonics obsessives (who mostly had a commercial interest in selling phonics programmes). These armies battled and skirmished … Continue reading What Australian parents need to know about the reading wars

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