If Americans are to become
literate, compassionate, empathetic, happy and productive members of a society which they themselves must preserve and perpetuate, we must return to a time when learning was successful - when all children read. This will not happen in the present system.
Everyone realizes we and school offices where have a problem regarding our educational system. Yet no one seems to know why or what to do about it. Walk with me through that system and you will.
Norma's book takes you inside the classroom you will see how we have focused too long on what adults want rather than on what children need. It is time to look at how a child learns. We have been looking at how to maintain a system.