GETTING BOYS TO READ: Writers, Parents and Teachers, Oh My!
GETTING BOYS TO READ
Sadly, getting boys to read has been a problem in the past, but now it is an epidemic in our country that we need to address. In our rapidly changing, dancing with the stars, fast food nation of American culture, boys are falling behind in school for one reason and one reason only. Getting Boys To Read is difficult.
The official GUYS READ website tells us that the United States Department of Education reading tests over the last 30 years shows us that boys are scoring lower than girls in every age group…every…single…year. The study also showed that eighth grade boys were 50% more likely to be held back Read more