ERIC Number: ED055752
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
Reference Count: 0
Innovations in Reading: Position Papers in Reading.
Maryland Univ., College Park. Reading Center.
Six topics were covered in the 17 papers presented at the Maryland Reading Institute: (1) teacher education, (2) utilization of reading personnel, (3) evaluation and review of curriculum innovations, (4) evaluation of reading resource materials, (5) individualization of instruction, and (6) reading and the social studies. Some of the specific subjects discussed were the role of reading specialists, the current trends in reading teacher education, an "open door" policy in using reading personnel and facilities, criticism of current definitions of innovation, gathering reading materials and organizing an effective reading resource facility, the use of learning stations in an individualized program, and the use of the daily newspaper in elementary language arts programs. References are included with most papers. (AL)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Maryland Univ., College Park. Reading Center.
Note: Proceedings of the Maryland Reading Institute, Ocean City, Maryland, 1969