ERIC Number: ED333668
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991-Feb
Reference Count: 0
Research in the Classroom: Fourth Annual Report of Research Projects Conducted by Educators in Their Classrooms.
Colorado State Dept. of Education, Denver. Div. of Special Education Services.; Colorado Council for Learning Disabilities.
Summaries are provided of classroom research projects undertaken by Colorado teachers of students with learning disabilities. For each project, the document supplies the project title, researcher, school, problem statement, objective, population, assessment, procedures, evaluation, implications, and resources used. Project titles and researchers were as follows: "Auditory Discrimination Can Help Johnny To Spell" (Susan Denison); "Compared Effectiveness of Methods That Teach Language Development to Learning Disabled Students" (Holly Shaulis-Cunningham); "Early Intervention at the First-Grade Level" (Alys Wathen and Wendy Newman); "Incorporation of Outdoor Education as a Teaching Technique in the Learning Disabled Classroom" (Vicki Wattier); "Lifeskills for Stress and the Learning Disabled Student" (Linda French); "Using the Computer To Meet Specific Writing Needs of Learning Disabled Students" (Deborah Usrey); and "Whole Language versus Basal Reading Instruction for Learning Disabled Students" (Heidi Gesso). (JDD)
Descriptors: Auditory Discrimination, Classroom Research, Classroom Techniques, Computer Assisted Instruction, Early Intervention, Elementary Secondary Education, Instructional Effectiveness, Language Acquisition, Learning Disabilities, Outdoor Education, Program Descriptions, Reading Instruction, Research Projects, Spelling Instruction, Stress Management, Teaching Methods, Writing Skills
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Colorado State Dept. of Education, Denver. Div. of Special Education Services.; Colorado Council for Learning Disabilities.