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Stories Tagged "reading"

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Dewey Readmore Books - Remembrance (#824)

posted on March 6, 2009 at 2:40 PM

Dewey Readmore Books - Remembrance (#824)
A classic Iowa Public Television story from 1998 remembers Spencer Library Cat, Dewey Readmore Books, now the subject of a best-selling book by Vicki Myron. 03:15 Read More »

Dewey Readmore Books - Original Version (#824)

posted on March 5, 2009 at 6:42 PM

Dewey Readmore Books - Original Version (#824)
Two cats tame their towns. A classic Iowa Public Television story from 1998. Dewey Readmore Books is one of two cats featured in this feature. 06:30 Read More »

Adult Literacy in Iowa (#113)

posted on November 22, 2007 at 1:35 PM

Ann Murr is the director of Drake University’s Adult Literacy Center, one of a number of facilities in the state that help people learn to read. Among the others are Centers in each of Iowa’s community colleges. Alex Hilson is a student at the... Read More »

Not As Simple As ABC (#113)

posted on November 21, 2007 at 1:35 PM

Not As Simple As ABC (#113)
Carey Hamilton at 42 years old is learning to read. It's the second hardest thing he's ever done. The hardest thing was to admit that he couldn't read. But Carey is not alone according to a 1996 estimate where Portland State University... Read More »

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