Re: Language is the underpin of our society
In all honesty if their definition is only for reading and writing, then yes, it is archaic. They're living in the 20th century. Literacy has gone so far beyond that now.
Originally Posted by 5jj
And just so it isn't misunderstood, I'm referring to literacy for children, taught in primary and high schools.
Last edited by HanibalII; 25-May-2013 at 15:07.
I'm not a teacher yet, but I am studying a Bachelor of Education with an English Literature major at Charles Sturt University, in NSW, Australia.