ERIC Number: ED157001
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: N/A
Reading: Prospecting for Futures; Proceedings from the Tenth Annual Conference of the California Reading Association, Sacramento, 1976.
DeLawter, Jayne, Ed.
The 33 articles published in this conference report represent the wide range of topics covered at the conference. Entries are organized under the following six headings: Comprehension: the reason for reading; the role of reading in personal development; language and cultural variables and reading; instructional programs and procedures; reading in the secondary school; and testing in reading. Topics treated range from self concept and bibliotherapy to the special problems involved in teaching reading to Asian and Chicano children. The section on instructional programs and procedures consists of 12 articles that provide teaching models and techniques and discuss early reading, language experience and development, remedial reading, and accountability. (MAI)
Descriptors: Adult Reading Programs, Bibliotherapy, Bilingual Students, Conference Reports, Cultural Differences, Early Reading, Elementary Secondary Education, Individualized Reading, Language Acquisition, Language Arts, Reading Comprehension, Reading Instruction, Reading Materials, Reading Skills, Reading Tests, Remedial Reading, Self Concept, Teaching Methods
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: International Reading Association, Newport Beach, CA. California Reading Association.