ERIC Number: ED176253
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967
Reference Count: 0
Junior College and Adult Reading Programs Expanding Fields; Sixteenth Yearbook of the National Reading Conference.
Schick, George B., Ed.; May, Merrill M., Ed.
Focusing on expanding fields in junior college and adult reading programs, the 35 articles in this volume were drawn from the sixteenth annual meeting of the National Reading Conference held in 1966. Among the topics discussed in the articles are the following: an interdisciplinary approach to the identification and remediation of severe reading disabilities, the retrieval of learning sets by the external display of reading materials, simulation in reading, college reading improvement programs, the ideal study environment for university students, trends in adult reading, counseling and reading skills for the terminal student, educational technology, reading research, Job Corps reading programs, reading and cognition, a psychology of reading, reading programs at the secondary level, the "interjacent" student, teaching Braille to the blind, group guidance and reading improvement, adult literacy programs, lifetime reading, and reading diagnosis. (FL)
Descriptors: Adult Literacy, Adult Reading Programs, Conference Reports, Educational Technology, Elementary Secondary Education, Higher Education, Program Descriptions, Reading Difficulty, Reading Improvement, Reading Instruction, Reading Materials, Reading Programs, Reading Research, Reading Skills, Two Year Colleges
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Research; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Reading Conference, Inc.
Identifiers: Job Corps; National Reading Conference (Organization)
Note: Proceedings of the National Reading Conference (16th, St. Petersburg, Florida, December 1-3, 1966)