Dan Tehan and reading task force

Over 180 literacy educators voice their concerns over Dan Tehan’s expert task force on reading

By Literacy Educators

This open letter voices the concerns of over 180 literacy educators on the composition (and implied terms of reference) of the “expert task force” created to advise the Australian Government on the teaching of phonics and reading. In his press release of 15th October 2019, the Federal Minister for Education, the Honourable Dan Tehan, announced