Monday, March 29, 2010

Comics and Boys' Literacy

I'll tell you, at least anecdotally, some of my most struggling male readers gobble up the comics and graphic novels in my classroom. Has it made an impact on reading scores? We'll see.

This article mentions teachers' resistance to the use of comics in the classroom, but moreover explains why the medium is so engaging.

[EN/SANE World and The Beat]

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