ERIC Number: ED071100
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1968
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Revisiting Basic Issues in English Education: Selected Papers and Addresses Delivered at the Conference on English Education (6th, University of Colorado, March 28-30, 1968). Part I.
Haugh, Oscar M., Ed.
The 11 papers collected in this book provide an analysis of a number of issues basic to English education. J. W. Patrick Creber discusses "rigour" in creative work and the question of "subject-centered" versus "student-centered" curriculums in British schools; Francis G. Townsend describes the working relationships between the departments of English and English Education at Florida State University; James D. Barry analyzes some of the difficulties of implementing the guidelines of the English Teacher Preparation Study; Donald D. Small discusses the content of methods courses in small colleges; Alan L. Madsen considers what instruction English teachers should have in literary critical theory; Alfred L. Papillon takes up the problems of a curriculum sequence in modern grammars for English teachers; Frank J. Zidonis studies the curriculum, learning theory, and teacher strategy for language instruction at the secondary level; Earl Seidman points out the values and limitations of microteaching; Sister M. Philippa Coogan surveys new materials and methods for helping and evaluating student teachers; Gordon M. A. Mork explains the use of the Verbal Reaction Behavior Log (VRBL) as a basis for evaluating student teachers; and Bryant Fillion presents methods of better preparing classroom teachers for the supervision of student teachers. (This document previously announced as ED 025 522.) (LH)
Descriptors: Creative Activities, Curriculum Design, Curriculum Development, English Education, English Instruction, Grammar, Language Instruction, Literary Criticism, Methods Courses, Microteaching, Schools of Education, Secondary Education, Student Teachers, Teacher Education Curriculum, Teacher Educators, Teacher Evaluation, Teacher Guidance, Teacher Supervision
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Authoring Institution: National Council of Teachers of English, Champaign, IL.