Teaching Reading: When Is Too Early, When Is Too Late?

Rae Pica with Janet Doman, Carla Hannaford, Ph.D, Lisa Guernsey

Is early reading very important or highly overrated and generally misunderstood? Dr. Carla Hannaford points out that in our culture we believe that reading equals intelligence. This is false, she asserts, as our guests discuss the literature that supports and refutes the notion that the earlier children read the better.

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May 8, 2009
Episode Guests
Janet Doman, Director,Institutes for the Achievement of Human Potential IAHP. Carla Hannaford, Ph.D, Neurophysiologist, Educator and Author of Smart Moves: Why Learning Is Not All in Your Head. Lisa Guernsey is a mother and journalist who is curious about how new media and technology affect the developing mind. She is also author of Into the Minds of Babes.
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