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ERIC Number: ED247540
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976
Pages: 225
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
The Spirit of '76: Revolutionizing College Learning Skills. Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Western College Reading Association (9th, Tucson, Arizona, April 8-10, 1976). Volume IX.
Sugimoto, Roy, Ed.
Drawn from the proceedings of a conference focusing on ways to improve the teaching of college level learning skills, the articles in this collection deal with a variety of topics. Among the topics discussed in the 37 articles are the following: (1) a systems approach to planning, implementing, and evaluating peer counseling programs; (2) modifying the language experience approach for use with adult learners; (3) the uses of videotape recordings in a learning skills center; (4) using linguistics in the adult basic education reading program; (5) a learning center approach to English as a second language instruction; (6) subject area tutoring; (7) suggestopedia, a teaching strategy for the severely disabled reader; (8) comprehension and minority students; (9) teaching concept development through a multicultural literary perspective; (10) instruction in study skills through systematic stimulation of academic experiences; (11) black dialects; (12) integrating adjunct reading and study skills classes with content area classes; (13) self-help packets; (14) modifying inner speech as a cognitive behavior modification technique for learning disabled students; and (15) the use of cloze procedure in the classroom. (FL)
Western College Reading and Learning Association, P.O. Box 4576, Whittier, CA 90607 ($7.00).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Western Coll. Reading Association.
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Note: Several pages may not reproduce due to small print.