Celebrate literacy today by doing some homework: For the next 30 minutes try to count the number of times you have to read or write something to go about your day.
How many street signs or bus routes? Text messages or Facebook posts? Menus or store prices? Bills or important mail? Job applications or work-related emails? Instructions from a teacher, doctor or pharmacy? What else?
What did you notice? How did you feel? Ask a friend to do the same and talk about your experiences.
I'll never forget the book Push by Sapphire (which inspired the movie