Mexico: Teaching Children to Read or Not?

http://postertext.com/blog/2013/03/08/mexico-teaching-children-to-read-or-not/

Illiteracy is a big issue in almost any country in the world, yet somehow I find it much more disturbing to learn about students who are taught to read but not how to read books and literature. And there is definitely more than one reason why David Toscana’s impassioned New York Times article, The Country That Stopped Reading (which discusses the plight of literacy in Mexico), truly hits close to home.

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