The NCTE Language Arts podcast, "Conversation Currents," presents interviews with noted educators discussing current research and practice in the language arts. A new mp3 podcast accompanies each bimonthly issue of Language Arts. Listen by clicking on the audio player below, or subscribe to the free podcast in the iTunes Store.History of the Word, Part I: Centennial IssueRead the May 2012 issue Conversation Currents: The Best of Times, the Worst of Times? (46:54)Yetta Goodman, Ken Goodman, and Bess Altwerger
[The music for this podcast was written and performed by Branden Lisi and is © 2011 Branden Lisi.]
Dr. Kenneth Goodman and Dr. Yetta Goodman, from the University of Arizona, and Dr. Bess Altwerger, from Towson University, share their thoughts about the history of reading theory and instruction, how their view of the reading process has evolved, and how literacy theory and instruction have become of interest in public arenas.