Why does our definition of literacy matter?
Knowledge and awareness about children’s literacy offers educators a treasure chest full of possibilities.
As educators we pride ourselves in creating environments and learning opportunities that anticipate and respond to children’s learning needs. We are guided in this pursuit by our knowledge, observations, intuitions, questions and reflections of children.
Yet without taking a step back to reflect on our own views, we can miss a lot!
How can we value and nurture things that are murky ideas at best, or completely invisible to us?
So let’s take a few minutes to reach into the treasure box of literacy and see which treasures catch our eye and capture our imaginations…..
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