ERIC Number: ED123572
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1959-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
Starting and Improving College Reading Programs; Yearbook of the Annual Meeting of the National Reading Conference (8th, December 1958).
Causey, Oscar S., Ed.; Eller, William, Ed.
This issue of the yearbook contains twenty papers that were presented and discussed at the eighth annual meeting of the National Reading Conference. Papers in part one relate to the various problems involved in starting college reading programs, including the administration of the program, selection and motivation of students, objectives, selection of materials to be used, development of reading skills, and evaluation of instruments and testing. Papers in Part Two deal with the effectiveness of tests and testing, reading deficiencies and personality factors, international students as readers, the effectiveness of discussion, textbooks, and recent research. (JM)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Reading Conference, Inc.