Disciplinary Literacy as a Tool for Social Justice [VIDEO 6:48]

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“Literacy truly is liberation,” write Douglas Fisher and Nancy Frey, “as it builds the critical thinking necessary to understand information in context—and recognize misinformation.” For their Show & Tell video column in this month's issue of ASCD's Educational Leadership, the veteran educators unpack what literacy means in different disciplines—literature, science, history, and mathematics—and explore these disciplinary literacies as they relate to social justice in schools.

See the full video here.