1 edition of Literacy and Education found in the catalog.
Literacy and Education
June 1996 by Hampton Press .
Written in English
|Contributions||Joseph Shimron (Editor), Dina Feitelson (Editor)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||295|
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Literacy and Education tells the story of how literacy―starting in the early s―came to be seen not as a mental phenomenon, but as a social and cultural one.
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Embedded in literacy practices, critical literacy provides opportunities for readers to determine their ability to discern the purpose of texts and also their ability to identify ideologies presented in the texts.
As they read, individuals can accept, reject or reconstruct the ideologies presented in the text (Cervetti, Pardales, Damico, ) to support their own life experiences (Luke, ).Educational technology is commonly used. The use of technology at preschool education has an important role with a lot of effective methods so that children can learn.
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