[Susan notes: Krashen and McQuillan ask what kind of spin the US Department of Education will put on the International Reading Test scores for fourth graders (PIRLS). Implicitly, of course, they are asking the same question of editorialists. And whether or not their letter is published, it is very important that the question is asked.]
To the editor
Re: "Fourth Graders Fall Behind in Literacy Test"
Stephen Krashen, Ph.D. and Jeff McQuillan, Ph.D.
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