ERIC Number: ED022071
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968-Dec
Reference Count: 0
A Summary of Investigations Relating to the English Language Arts, Elementary and Secondary, 1967.
Blount, Nathan S.; And Others
This collection of research reviews summarizes 177 investigations in the English language arts on the elementary and secondary levels. The elementary education section includes all research reported in journals between January and December of 1967 in the following areas: (1) Research Summaries and Listings, (2) Language, (3) Written Communication (Composition, Spelling, and Handwriting), (4) Studies in Reading, (5) Beginning Reading Instruction, (6) Programs and Grouping Practices, (7) Vocabulary and Word Analysis, (8) Reading Achievement and Some Correlates, (9) Interests and Literature, and (10) Special Problems and Reading. (Bibliographical references to these investigations are found within the text.) The secondary education section is limited to empirical, systematic investigations on the following topics: (1) Bibliographies, Checklists, and Summaries of Research, (2) Surveys of Research and Trends, (3) General English Pedagogy, (4) Composition, (5) Reading, (6) Oral Expression, and (7) Language. (A bibliography of the investigations relating to secondary education is appended.) (JS)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Council of Teachers of English, Champaign, IL.; National Council of Teachers of English, Urbana, IL. ERIC Clearinghouse on the Teaching of English.
Note: Reprinted from "Elementary English," vol. 45, nos. 6 and 7, and "English Journal," vol. 57, no. 5.