Presentation on theme: "A Library in Every Home Pierce County’s journey to bring lasting literacy to the good ol’ boys and a burgeoning digital age."— Presentation transcript:
A Library in Every Home Pierce County’s journey to bring lasting literacy to the good ol’ boys and a burgeoning digital age
The Science of Reading and Paper 6 Minutes a day reduces stress by 68% - Study University of Sussex ½ x less likely to develop Alzheimer’s – Dr. Robert Friedman, Academy of Science Debate: E-reader vs. Paper copy Paper increases comprehension, imagination, processing skills, empathy, Increased ability to sleep Take a break and read for minutes a day away from technology
Information has to be evaluated for validity at every turn. Where satire has somehow become reality, and reality has now become scripted.
Job Applications Bills Medical Records Financial Statements Letters Food Labels Warnings Street Signs Forms