Be A Better Reader, Read Fewer Books

Sounds counter-intuitive, doesn’t it? But the people who teach reading – from Mortimer Adler to the “how to study in school” gurus – have long insisted that to understand what you’re reading, you must be active about it. That means taking notes, summarizing, asking questions. Now a professor at Kansas State University has some preliminary research that suggests the Kindle from Amazon may help children do just that.

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