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Top : Society : Issues : Education : Literacy (50 web sites)
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Applied Scholastics: Opening the Doors to Learning
Acclaimed as a major breakthrough in education by specialists and lay practitioners alike, the Applied Scholastics approach developed by L. Ron Hubbard is called Study Technology.
http://appliedscholastics.org/

Book 'Em
A non-profit organization seeking to inspire a love of books and reading in all children. Based in Nashville, Tennessee.
http://www.bookem-kids.org/

Literacy and Education
"This page has assorted links to papers on literacy and education, as well as links to several related gopher archives."
http://education.eserver.org/

NYTimes.com - When Backyards Were Laboratories
Scientific literacy begins at home. [Requires free NYTimes.com registration to view.]
http://www.nytimes.com/2002/05/19/weekinreview/19FOUN.html

National Center for Family Literacy
Details about initiatives, research and statistics on literacy, newsletter, projects, a FAQ, press releases, and links to community programs.
http://www.famlit.org/

New Literacy Through Technology
Is technology developing a whole new kind of literacy? Once-literate people may find themselves classified as illiterate according to this new system.
http://lrs.ed.uiuc.edu/students/tfranklin/literate.htm

Reading Is Fundamental, Inc. (RIF)
America's largest non-profit children's and family literacy organization.
http://www.rif.org/

Room To Read
Serves children in Nepal and Vietnam, and was founded on the belief that education is the key to breaking the cycle of poverty and taking control of one's own life.
http://www.roomtoread.org/