TITLE

Literacy for Life

AUTHOR(S)
Lunsford, Andrea Abernethy
PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
English Education;Jul2009, Vol. 41 Issue 4, p396
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
43419966

 

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