Children who start school without basic literacy skills are 3 – 4 times more likely to drop out of high school.
ELLIPSISM: (n) A sadness that you’ll never be able to know how history will turn out.
“The kinds of metaphorical language that we use to describe others say far more about us, and our attachment to our own frame of reference, than they do about the ‘other’.” Anne Fadiman
“You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation.” Plato
“I’ve been wrong a million times, with turns and tests and simple signs, with lessons learned and options chosen. A truth is found I can’t unsee, my mind’s unblocked, my heart’s set free. Yes, I’ve been wrong a million times, but those tumbles taught me cleaner climbs, to heights I’d only dreamt before so I hope I’m wrong a million more.” Dallas Clayton
Early Literacy Update