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“Can toddlers benefit from early reading programs?”

Posted on: June 9th, 2011

Hands TheFamilyHelpNetwork.ca’s Early Literacy Specialist was recently quoted in a Toronto Star article titled: “Can toddlers benefit from early reading programs?”. The article, written by columnist Ann Douglas, discusses the effectiveness of video and flashcard programs designed to teach children how to read. Sandy Inkster, Hands’ Early Literacy Specialist was quoted as saying “Grilling, quizzing and testing are not the optimal ways for babies to learn to relate. It is all about making that connection with the baby – picking up on the cues from the baby”.

Read the full article online here at parentcentral.ca

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