Reading and writing skills are the gateway to education and the teaching of reading and writing is a fundamental responsibility of teachers. Accordingly, teachers need to continually reflect on how they can improve their reading/writing instruction.
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Books are treasure and the teaching of reading is the greatest map a teacher can give a child to find the gold. "There is more treasure in books than in all the pirate's loot on Treasure Island." (— Walt Disney)