I read weird. I'm not sure when I realized I had a different experience with text than others. You internalize your own way of interacting with the world so much that you're often not aware of the water you're swimming in as a fish. And due to some unique experiences in my childhood, I certainly… Continue reading I Have a Strange Relationship With Text: How Reading with ADHD and Dyslexia Works For Me
Several parents gather around a third grade text, and after reading it, find the questions asked about the text to be ridiculous: By asking young students to spend time taking tests like this we are doing them a double disservice: first, by inflicting on them such mediocre literature, and second, by training them to read… Continue reading The Cod Liver Oil Theory of Reading is Broken. We Need to Teach People to Read For Fun.