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How Readicide Has Changed My Teaching and Purchasing Practices

ReadicideĀ is defined as, “the systematic killing of the love of reading, often exacerbated by the inane, mind-numbing practices often found in schools.” I fear I was a Readicide practitioner in my early years of teaching, but I am now trying to recover and adopt practices suggested in Kelly Gallagher’s bookĀ Readicide. Gallagher points to a crisis […]