John Bangs · Miriam Gross. 'So why can't they read' · Woman's Hour.

Gross puts Bangs to rights!

Going back to Miriam Gross’s pamphlet ‘So why can’t children read’, I listened to her debate with John Bangs, Head of Education at the NUT, on Woman’s Hour (‘Illiteracy in primary school children’) last week.To be honest, she didn’t put her case across particularly well she did make two central points.First, synthetic phonics wasn’t being… Continue reading Gross puts Bangs to rights!