ERIC Number: ED173823
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
English Teaching and the Electric Dream.
Lindley, Daniel A., Jr.
This monograph presents theory and exercises for understanding nonprint media, their effects on students, and their use in the English classroom. Specific topics covered include school as a medium; teaching as a medium; English teaching and the "electric dream"; adolescent culture and the electric age, and related activities for the classroom; the mythic structure of television commercials; and how to "conquer" the television set by making audio cassettes and photographs. A transcript of a television speech essay; lists of professional organizations, workshops, and festivals; and numerous photographs are also included. (DF)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Illinois State Office of Education, Springfield.
Note: Language Arts Monograph; Photographs may not reproduce well; Not available in paper copy due to marginal legibility of original document