New book: Reading wide awake

New book: Reading wide awake

New book: Reading wide awake

Date posted: February 21, 2013

New in the library!

Reading wide awake: politics, pedagogies, and possibilities.
Patrick Shannon. New York: Teachers College Press, 2011.

Using personal stories, political commentary and guidance for educators, this book examines why reading critically is essential to civic engagement and a healthy democracy. The author demonstrates how individuals can engage in close reading of the world around us and how teachers can help students make meaning from the information in their lives.

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