Thursday, January 5, 2005 The Minister of Education, Gilles de Robien multiplies the statements “[…] to me is clear.

Thursday, January 5, 2005 The Minister of Education, Gilles de Robien multiplies the statements "[…] to me is clear. Learning must start with sound and syllable. It must be said clearly, clearly, explicitly and unambiguously know. This I say with force, had never been done so far and the instructions had been confusing "Parents who buy each year 100,000 copies of a famous phonics are not without reason." Here is what he said at a press conference presenting the circular on the reading that has just been made public. All remarks researchers and teachers are nothing. The Minister persists and is committed towards demagoguery going in the direction of the most reactionary organizations. It also causes trouble on teacher practices. "As the binders, the programs are too loaded." Here is another statement today to the Parisien readers.