ERIC Number: ED137859
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-Apr
Reference Count: 0
Development of Functional Communication Competencies: Grades 7-12.
Wood, Barbara Sundene, Ed.
This booklet discusses functional communication competencies in young people at the seventh-grade through twelfth-grade levels. The first part of the booklet, which is devoted to an analysis of current theory, describes the "competent" adolescent, communication acts, communication competence in general, communication practice, and instructional goals. The second section, which discusses teaching techniques and provides activities to encourage communication competence, includes exercises for students in grades seven and eight and for those in grades nine through twelve. (KS)
Descriptors: Communication Skills, Communication (Thought Transfer), Interpersonal Competence, Secondary Education, Social Relations, Teaching Methods
Speech Communication Association, 5205 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church, Va. 22041 ($1.40 members, $1.50 non-members)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Dissemination and Resources Group.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Reading and Communication Skills, Urbana, IL.; Speech Communication Association, Annandale, VA.
Note: Theory & Research Into Practice Series