24 Hours ONLY | $20 off coupon. Get the code »

Readicide: How Schools Are Killing Reading and What You Can Do about It

"Read-i-cide"" n: The systematic killing of the love of reading, often exacerbated by the inane, mind-numbing practices found in schools. " Reading is dying in our schools. Educators are familiar with many of the factors that have contributed to the decline--poverty, second-language issues, and the ever-expanding choices of electronic entertainment. In this provocative new book, Kelly Gallagher suggests, however, that it is time to recognize a new and significant contributor to the death of reading: our schools. In" ...

Currently there are no copies available. However, our inventory changes frequently. Please check back soon or try Book Fetch.