Category Archives: The Language Enrichment Program

We need Affirmative Learning, NOT Affirmative Action

  I have heard the same grumbling yet again from those who oppose the United States Supreme Court’s decision issued just a couple of days ago that I heard back in 2014 when a similar case was decided, which I … Continue reading

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Daily Bible Nugget #735, Psalm 37:24

The Nugget: Psa 37:24  Though he fall, he shall not be utterly cast down: for the LORD upholdeth him with his hand. (KJV) Psa 37:24 Even if he has a fall he will not be without help: for the hand … Continue reading

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March is Reading Month!

Don’t complain about the problem. Produce a solution that works. That is what I did. I posted this comment on Representative Lisa McLain’s Facebook post: My solution Thank you for supporting “March is reading month”! As a former reading specialist … Continue reading

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Daily Bible Nugget #688, Isaiah 26:9

The Nugget: Isa 26:9  With my soul have I desired thee in the night; yea, with my spirit within me will I seek thee early: for when thy judgments are in the earth, the inhabitants of the world will learn … Continue reading

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Daily Bible Nugget #677, Job 23:10

The Nugget: Job 23:10  But he knoweth the way that I take: when he hath tried me, I shall come forth as gold. My Comment: Job serves as an outstanding person of faith. He trusted God through all his troubles. … Continue reading

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My Language Enrichment Program Still Works!

My Language Enrichment Program still works as an effective tool to improve anyone’s reading comprehension and inference skills. Search for it on Amazon under Jerome Smith The Language Enrichment Program and you will find it easily. In light of today’s … Continue reading

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Boost the Impact of Your Outreach

I have noticed that very few individuals and churches are reaching out to their immediate neighborhood and community by helping both children and adults improve in reading. I was asked to devise and conduct such an  outreach at a neighborhood … Continue reading

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Education does not need to stop when schools close!

Concern about the corona virus (Covid-19) has prompted panic buying of toilet paper and the closing of schools. When I taught public school in Detroit, Michigan, there was often a shortage of toilet paper in the student lavatories. Part of … Continue reading

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My Reading Crusade, Part 10

Probably the newspaper article about “Jerome Smith’s Reading Crusade” came out too soon, before the program could be reproduced for distribution. The article generated wide interest at the time. My school principal, Dr. Miller, said my work helps students, especially … Continue reading

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My Reading Crusade, Part 9

After nearly five years off teaching, my doctor cleared me to return to teaching. I was assigned a position to teach English at Denby High School. I made some use of my already prepared teaching materials to supplement the regular … Continue reading

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