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A Closer Look (Reading Revolution) #191613

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 13, 2000
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Recommendations from the National Reading Panel for a three-pronged approach to teaching reading outlined on screen.

(San Jose, California: Jack Smith) Completely new ways of reading words examined; examples cited and shown of now the technology changes the methods for reading. [Xerox PARC researcher Rich GOLD - cites the digital explosion; calls the world wide web the worldwide reading machine.] [Xerox PARC researcher Ann BALSAMO, director John Seely BROWN - say all digital devices involve reading.]

Jennings, Peter;
Smith, Jack

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