Literacy for Life

Lunsford, Andrea Abernethy
July 2009
English Education;Jul2009, Vol. 41 Issue 4, p396
Academic Journal
The author summarizes literacy practices among U.S. youth discussed in articles of the same issue. She says that the essays invite people to reconsider their views on literacy and analyzes the various mode of literacy among the youth and the spaces and places where they occur. She adds that the literacy practices of the youth reflect that literacy learning is not limited in schools. She encourages teachers to incorporate such practices in English language arts teaching.


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