Sold a Story

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Subscribers: 781
Reviews: 4
Episodes: 17

 Apr 4, 2024
I am a teacher and a parent and have felt frustrated by the hours I need to spend teaching my kids how to read. Finally here is an answer as to why so many kids struggle. I have drastically changed how I teach reading. Thank you!

 Jul 20, 2023

 Mar 2, 2023
very good very enlightened and thoughtful discourse on the issue of reading. you really learn a tremendous amount in a short period of time. the ending credits are also incredibly moving.

 Jan 16, 2023


Millions of kids can't read well. Scientists have known for decades how children learn to read but many schools are ignoring the research. They buy teacher training and books that are rooted in a disproven idea. Emily Hanford investigates four authors and a publishing company that have made millions selling this idea.

Episode Date
10: The Details
Apr 11, 2024
9: The Aftermath
Apr 04, 2024
Introducing: Sold a Story en español
Mar 19, 2024
8: The Impact
May 18, 2023
7: Your Words
May 11, 2023
[GUEST EPISODE] Brains On: How Do We Learn to Read — and Why is It Hard?
Apr 11, 2023
[RERELEASE] What the Words Say
Apr 06, 2023
[RERELEASE] At a Loss for Words: What's Wrong with How Schools Teach Reading
Mar 30, 2023
[RERELEASE] Hard Words: Why Aren't Our Kids Being Taught to Read?
Mar 23, 2023
[RERELEASE] Hard to Read: How American Schools Fail Kids with Dyslexia
Mar 16, 2023
6: The Reckoning
Nov 17, 2022
5: The Company
Nov 10, 2022
4: The Superstar
Nov 03, 2022
3: The Battle
Oct 27, 2022
2: The Idea
Oct 20, 2022
1: The Problem
Oct 20, 2022
Trailer: Sold a Story
Oct 13, 2022