Literacy
Literacy is traditionally understood as the ability to read and write. The term's meaning has been expanded to include the ability to use language, numbers, images and other means to understand and us...
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Understanding Dyslexia and the Reading Brain in Kids
Reading is a skill humans aren't born with, but schools are designed to reward those whose brains are well-wired to read, which can complicate the learning experience for kids with dyslexia.
The oldest (first) writing sistem in the World found in ROMANIA Tartaria clay tablets
The most intriguing fact about the tablets is that they are considered by many scientist the world oldest writing system encountered, older than Sumerian one. The radiocarbon dating on the Tărtăria Ta...
Is the Danube Valley Civilization script the oldest writing in the world?
The Danube Valley civilization is one of the oldest civilizations known in Europe. It existed from between 5,500 and 3,500 BC in the Balkans and covered a vast area, in what is now Northern Greece to
History of writing
We use it so much that it's easy to think that writing has always been around. But like most things it had to be invented. Watch this Young explorers video f...
Dyslexia
An NBC TODAY SHOW story on Health and the complexities of having dyslexia and correlation to successful entrepreneurs with dyslexia.
History of writing
The history of writing is primarily the development of expressing language by letters or other marks and also the study and description of these developments.In the history of how systems of represen...
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History of education
The systematic provision of learning techniques to most children, such as literacy, has been a development of the last 150 or 200 years, or even last 50 years in some countries. Schools for the young ...
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Literacy in the United States
Rates of literacy in the United States depend on which of the various definitions of literacy is used. Governments may label as literate those individuals who can read a couple of thousand simple word...
New literacies
New literacies generally refers to new forms of literacy made possible by digital technology developments, although new literacies do not necessarily have to involve use of digital technologies to be ...
Learning to read
Learning to read is the process of acquiring the skills necessary for reading; that is, the ability to acquire meaning from print. Learning to read is paradoxical in some ways. For an adult who is a...
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Sütterlin
Sütterlinschrift ([ˈzʏtɐliːnˌʃʁɪft], Sütterlin script) is the last widely used form of Kurrent, the historical form of German handwriting that evolved alongside German blackletter (most notably Fraktu...
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Cursive hieroglyphs
Cursive hieroglyphs or hieroglyphic book hand are a variety of Egyptian hieroglyphs commonly used for religious documents written on papyrus, such as the Book of the Dead. It was particularly common d...
Understanding Dyslexia and the Reading Brain in Kids
Reading is a skill humans aren't born with, but schools are designed to reward those whose brains are well-wired to read, which can complicate the learning experience for kids with dyslexia.
Gothic language
Gothic is an extinct Germanic language that was spoken by the Goths. It is known primarily from the Codex Argenteus, a 6th-century copy of a 4th-century Bible translation, and is the only East Germ...
Gothic language - Wikipedia
Alexander Luria
Alexander Romanovich Luria (Russian: Алекса́ндр Рома́нович Лу́рия; 16 July 1902 – 14 August 1977) was a Soviet neuropsychologist and developmental psychologist. He was one of the founders of ...
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Heart of America Foundation
The Heart of America Foundation (also known as Heart of America or simply HOA) is a non-profit organization located in Washington, DC which has a national focus on providing students in need with the ...
Summer Reading Challenge
The Summer Reading Challenge is the UK's biggest reading promotion for children aged four to eleven. In 2014 it reached 839,622 children. It was started in 1999 and is run annually by The Reading Age...
Newspaper Rock State Historic Monument
109°31′05″W / 37.98833°N 109.51806°W / 37.98833; -109.51806Newspaper Rock State Historic Monument is a Utah state monument featuring a rock panel carved with one of the larges...
Newspaper Rock State Historic Monument - Wikipedia
Oaths of Strasbourg
The Oaths of Strasbourg, were mutual pledges of allegiance between Louis the German (876), ruler of East Francia, and his half-brother Charles the Bald (†877), ruler of West Francia made on 12 Februar...
Oaths of Strasbourg - Wikipedia
Madrasah
"Madrasa" (Arabic: مدرسة‎, madrasah, pl. مدارس, madāris, Turkish: Medrese) is the Arabic word for any type of educational institution, whether secular or religious (of any religion). Var...
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