The Responsive Reading Teacher

Gloria R. Latham
2013 Australian Journal of Teacher Education  
This paper describes the ways in which a literacy educator attempted to shift her own and pre-service teachers' mindsets towards the needs of 21 st Century literacy learners by employing a pedagogy of discomfort. The focus of the disruption was on contesting normative practices and content while developing and refining novice teachers' skills in questioning, listening, noticing, and responding to children, as well as explicit teaching and assessing reading for learning in primary school
more » ... . The difficulty lies not so much in developing new ideas as in escaping from the old ones (John Maynard Keynes)
doi:10.14221/ajte.2013v38n8.3 fatcat:zbnxcqo745gyhnbbk2vorq5fgm