Monthly Archives: November 2015

Imagine Not Being Able to Read This….

Imagine Not Being Able to Read This… By Louise Baigelman Imagine moving to a new country. You have only just begun speaking the language and you have a lot left to learn. You have basic language skills: you know some simple vocabulary and common expressions, and you’re able to use them to have short conversations.…
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Story Shares on Kickstarter: Crowdfunding for a Literacy Solution

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/519465043/story-shares-a-literacy-solution   Story Shares began as a literacy project – an experiment, of sorts. Could we expand the collection of content meant for teens and young adults who read below grade level? To test this, we launched a writing contest and built a prototype of a digital story-creation tool.   The success of the contest,…
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