Dr. Leslie Shelton, long-time advocate for adult literacy students, shares her history and important information related to the needs of all students. She highlights the importance of working with students from their strengths vs. deficits; the seven intelligences, and her findings as they relate to the role that emotions play in learning. In this interview, Dr. Shelton’s diverse works, and her studies, all come together, teaching us more about assets and obstacles that affect literacy efforts. All teaching should start from here.

1 Dr. Leslie Shelton...and the role that emotions play in teaching and learning
2 Dr. Leslie Shelton continued