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Poor Article on Poor Communication Skills

I came across a link to an article about poor communication skills this past weekend which both confused and amused me.  As a student of communication and an author of various studies on the subject, the title intrigued me: "Communication Skills Worsening."   However, the article (and I am really not sure this qualifies as an article.  It looks more like a blog post.) was not very well written or documented. The article reported that the number of children starting school in New Jersey with poor communication skills was rising and that one reason for this was that families "spend less time doing things together out of doors."   It went on to say that the Department of Education, Sport and Culture...

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