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Category: Literacy

It’s Science Literacy Week!

This week, September 19-25, is Science Literacy Week! Here we’ll have what it is, its importance, the relation to math, and what you can do. What Is Science Literacy? Science literacy is the application of science in cultural, political, social, and economic issues. You may be thinking, what does that even mean? It means understanding…
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What Is Literacy?

Most of us know literacy is reading and writing, but you might not know it’s more than that. So, what is it? Is it important for life? What types are there? Keep reading to find out. The Definition of Literacy In the Oxford Canadian Dictionary, literacy is defined as ‘1. The ability to read and…
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8 Ways to Become a Faster Reader

How can we maximize the amount of reading and learning in the limited time that we have?