Txting and ltrcy

Linguistic expert, David Crystal, has rejected claims that texting is bad for language and literacy skills.  He believes that it can enhance and enrich language skills.  What do you think?  How many words can your pupils abbreviate?

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Sally Tippett

Sally was previously and ICT advisor for Staffordshire LA with responsibility for Emerging Technologies, ICT in Literacy, iPads and liaison with the managed services team. She is a highly experienced educator, having worked across the Key Stages in primary school and as a specialist teacher in an EBD school. Sally has written the Primary Computing Framework and works with many schools implementing the new curriculum and embedding mobile technologies.

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