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Education News Archive - January 14, 2009

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Elisabeth Björklund has analyzed the context in which children use narrative picture books and text-based material. In addition she has studied the kind of interaction that takes place when children are engaged in literacy – in telling, reading and writing – and she also shows the content of children’s communication.

Word of the Day
negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.