ERIC Number: ED153202
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-Dec
Reference Count: 0
Volunteers in Reading.
Reporting on Reading, v4 n1 Entire Issue Dec 1977
The articles in this publication discuss the use of volunteers in school reading programs. Among the topics dealt with are the advantages to teachers, children, and school districts of using classroom volunteers; types of administrative support that are essential for running a successful volunteer program; current trends in volunteering; motives and characteristics of volunteers; organizational techniques that improve a volunteer program's chance of success; tutoring programs run by private businesses; methods for recruiting school volunteers; and general principles for school volunteer programs. An annotated list of eight publications dealing with volunteer programs and tutoring is included. (GW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: CEMREL, Inc., St. Ann, MO.