International literacy year: Action beyond 1990

Braun, Carl
December 1990
Reading Teacher;Dec90, Vol. 44 Issue 4, p286
Academic Journal
Discusses how the year 1990 was designated by the United Nations as International Literacy Year. Importance of literacy in empowering people; Prevention of illiteracy; Key role played by families in literacy development; Shaping children's attitudes toward reading and writing.


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