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Table of Contents

Preface ix PART 1 IMAGINING THE CLASS OF 2030 1 1 The Quiet Crisis 3 2 What to Make of Media? 12 3 How Reading Happens 24 4 From Literacy to Literacies 34 5 Paving a Path to Readialand 45 PART 2 SURVEYING THE NEWLITERACY LANDSCAPE 51 6 The Apps Explosion: What's in the Store? 53 7 E-books: When Print Comes Alive 83 8 From Talking Toys to Watson: Dreaming Up Tech for Tomorrow's Readers 106 PART 3 THE PIONEERS 123 9 Why Adults Still Matter Most 125 10 A Different Kind of Screen Time 132 Video Vignette: Play and Learning Strategies 137 11 Nudged toward Conversational Duets 151 Video Vignette: PACT for Book Reading 160 Video Vignette: Univision and Too Small to Fail 162 12 Science, Social Studies, and More: The Knowledge Readers Need 169 Video Vignette: Comienza en Casa 177 13 An Expanding Universe of Reading Partners 181 Video Vignette: TutorMate 190 14 Developing Focused Attention and Motivation 195 15 Paper and Print? Yes. 211 PART 4 HOMESTEADING FOR THE NEXT GENERATION 223 16 What Educators, Parents, Developers, and Policymakers Can Do 225 Resources 245 About the Authors 249 Acknowledgments 251 Bibliography 255 Index 275

About the Author

LISA GUERNSEY is a journalist and director of the Early Education Initiative and the Learning Technologies Project at New America. MICHAEL H. LEVINE, PHD, is a child development and policy expert and founding director of the Joan Ganz Cooney Center at Sesame Workshop.

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