ERIC Number: ED177506
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: 0
Camp for Young Readers: A Hungarian Educational Experiment.
Banlaky, Pal, Ed.; And Others
An educational program that provides small group living experiences for 450 to 500 young Hungarian students annually and that emphasizes the importance of reading and of an appreciation for the arts and sciences is described in this booklet. An explanation of the "camp for young readers" concept is presented in the first section, pointing out the potential for personality development and socialization. The second section outlines the organizational structure of the camps, and the third section summarizes 14 different methods, workshops, and ideas that have been effective during past camps. An epilogue presents a rationale for continuing the program, and information is included on institutions that organize and sponsor the camps for young readers in Hungary. (AEA)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Szechenyi Library, Budapest (Hungary).
Note: A publication of the Centre for Library Science and Methodology