ERIC Number: ED101313
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1971-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Title II Conference Concentrates on Reading ; ESEA Title II and the Right to Read Notable Reading Projects.
Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
To strengthen Title II management in order to better serve the Right to Read effort, the Office of Education sponsored a conference, "ESEA Title II Program Management in State Departments of Education," in June 1971. Descriptions of exemplary Title II activities in various states were presented. Information about the 23 reading projects described in this report was supplied by ESEA Title II coordinators and media and reading specialists in the state departments of education of seven states; by an agent for nonpublic schools; and by representatives of the Bureau of Indian Affairs. The program topics include content reading, reading readiness, individualized reading, dissemination of library materials during summer, intergroup relations, resource and media center models, literature appreciation, developmental reading, vocational education, and interdisciplinary study. The title, the objectives, a brief description, the number of pupils served, the amount of funding, an evaluation, and the name and address of the person in charge are provided for each project. (TO)
Descriptors: American Indians, Career Education, Conference Reports, Content Area Reading, Early Childhood Education, Elementary Secondary Education, Environmental Education, Gifted, Individualized Reading, Intercultural Programs, Models, Reading Instruction, Reading Interests, Reading Programs, Reading Readiness, Student Attitudes
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Elementary and Secondary Education Act Title II