[Susan notes: It is valuable to point out to education reporters that they should at least note the research available on a topic.]
To the editor
The Curriculum Matters blog post N.Y.C. Chancellor Pushes for Schools to Reinstate Independent Reading Time states that there has been "little media attention" given to the issue of free reading in school. There has, however, been a great deal of attention paid to this question in professional educational publications.
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