ERIC Number: ED056010
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Jul
Reference Count: 0
English Instruction: New Directions. Papers Delivered During Seminar in English Instruction, June 1971.
McPhail, Augustine H., Comp.
An enrichment program for the English Teachers of Mississippi was conducted to (1) present an overview of teacher problems in English instruction, grades 7-12; (2) present suggestions for teaching in the classroom; and (3) provide possible solutions to problems in the teaching of English in the desegregated school. The materials in this publication represent the six topics discussed during a five-day seminar, as follows: 1. The Case for Black Literature; 2. Remedial Reading; 3. Grading and Evaluation; 4. Motivation; 5. A Pilot Program for Remedial English; and 6. Humor in Southern Literature. A bibliography of material related to Surveys of Trends and Discussions of Selected Issues and Trends is given. (DB)
Descriptors: English Instruction, Instructional Improvement, Integrated Curriculum, Secondary School Teachers, Teacher Workshops, Teaching Methods
Mrs. Augustine McPhail, English Consultant, P.O. Box 771, State Department of Eudation, Jackson, Mississippi 39205 (free, limited quantity)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Mississippi State Univ., Jackson. Mississippi Educational Services Center.; Mississippi State Dept. of Education, Jackson.