ERIC Number: ED061498
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972-Mar
Reference Count: 0
Handbook for Volunteer Reading Aides.
A handbook prepared for the volunteer reading aide who has been instructed in a 10-hour basic workshop on tutoring the adult non-reader is presented. Its purpose is to reinforce the knowledge the aide has gained and to suggest additional resources. It is divided into seven chapters: Learning to Know the Adult Non-Reader, Motivating the Adult Non-Reader, Teaching the Adult Non-Reader, Recruiting the Adult Non-Reader, Publicizing the Literacy Program, Working with Other Groups and Agencies, and Organizing. A selected bibliography including information for the tutor, instructional materials, help for non-native speakers of English, and supplementary reading material is also given. (Author/CK)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Adult Education, Bibliographies, Educational Programs, English (Second Language), Functional Literacy, Guides, Instructional Materials, Objectives, Organization, Paraprofessional School Personnel, Reading Instruction, Reinforcement, Student Motivation, Tutoring, Volunteers, Workshops
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Lutheran Church Women, Philadelphia, PA.