Letters extra: early teaching of the 3Rs

13th July 2001 at 01:00

Wendy Scott' thinks (July 6) that premature teaching of the 3Rs can damage children. To what extent does she feel this is the view of parents, or indeed of teachers? There is little evidence to suggest any popular or academic support for her view.

Christopher Jolly
Managing director
Jolly Learning Ltd,
Chigwell,
Essexnbsp;nbsp;nbsp;

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