Bush Should Make Libraries Big Part of Reading Reform

It\’s not uncommon knowledge that the reading skills of U.S. school kids lags behind. The tendency is usually to point the finger at a failing educational system, lazy parents, or alien life form, but President Bush says he\’s not going to do any of those. The President has proposed a $5 billion national literacy campaign to boost the reading level of kids to their appropriate grade level. more… from The Orlando Sentinel.