Teaching children to read is not a simple or easy challenge

By Letters to the Editor
Updated June 22 2024 - 5:06pm, first published 5:30am

Your article "Schools back to what works best" (June 15) refers to Victoria's choice to adopt the "synthetic phonics" program across their government schools. They suggest that once this happens, including explicit instructions in phonics, all will be well along with no more funding needed.

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