Even More Tips to Recognize Struggling Readers
This is the last 11 clues in our series of posts that can help you identify someone who is not a reader or possibly reading at a very low level.
23. An unwillingness to read aloud (making excuses so others offer to complete forms or papers).
24. A dislike for classroom learning situations.
25. Finding fault with others about reading tasks. For example, “you mean you haven’t read it? Why am I always responsible for this?)
26. Responding to a question with a stare and then going on without answering.
27. Claiming not to have received written correspondence.
28. Stating that one didn’t have time to read correspondence; blaming being too busy or too pressured with deadlines, then asking others to tell them what was written.
29. Claiming the print is too small.
30. Delaying giving a response to written correspondence to allow time to get someone else to read it.
31. Avoiding proofreading, then blaming other or notes," pick up the phone or come in a talk to me in person.” for erroneous material to which he/she places a signature.
32. Asking others to spell even common words.
33. Telling others “I am a people person, not a paper pusher, so don’t write me memos