The Teacher's Tool Kit For Literacy

Access to Books Makes All the Difference with Ted Egan

Episode Summary

Through the foresight of the local policeman, a quality book donation by the Carnegie Institute in New York and others, turns bush hermits in the remote north of Australia into expert scholars.

Episode Notes

Expert literacy consultant Sharon Callen chats to Ted Egan, prolific singer, song writer and lover of Australian characters and their stories, about how access to quality literature made a huge difference to a remote community in northern Australia. Sharon then links this amazing story to the latest research on 'access to  literature'  being key to success in reading and learning about our language.

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