The Literacy Advocate
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By Timmy Bauer. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.
New episodes every Monday and Friday All episodes are based off the question: "What's a commonly held belief in Literacy Education you passionately disagree with?" More than 60 percent of all prison inmates are functionally illiterate. One child in four grows up not knowing how to read. 43% of adults at Level 1 literacy skills live in poverty compared to only 4% of those at Level 5. Kids who are read to every day are 1 year more literate than their peers.