Literate in the 21st Century?
What does it mean to be literate in the 21st century? Calkins (1994) noted that to be a teacher of reading and writing, one must be a reader and writer oneself. Describe your views about this statement and indicate something about yourself as a reader and writer. In what way will the literacy specialist degree support your long-term professional goal? Format Directions: Essay should be: typed, double-spaced, 10-12 pt font size, preferable font Times New Roman or similar font, two or more pages, at least one inch margins, all three questions/statements must be clearly addressed. Failure to observe format directions will automatically disqualify the essay.