ERIC Number: ED197309
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: N/A
Remedial and Compensatory Reading Instruction: Abstracts of Doctoral Dissertations Published in "Dissertation Abstracts International," July through December 1980 (Vol. 41 Nos. 1 through 6).
ERIC Clearinghouse on Reading and Communication Skills, Urbana, IL.
This collection of abstracts is part of a continuing series providing information on recent doctoral dissertations. The 26 titles deal with a variety of topics, including the following: (1) perceptions of elementary classroom teachers regarding the causes of reading retardation among black pupils; (2) the effects of visual training in learning disabled children; (3) the effects of three reading programs on underachieving students; (4) a survey of credit remedial English courses in two-year colleges; (5) variables relating to reading achievement in Title I students; (6) alternative modes of delivering supplementary reading services; (7) a remedial reading program for freshmen and sophomores in Venezuela; (8) readability for deaf college students; (9) an evaluation of functional literacy remediation; (10) a comparison of college students' reading gains in a developmental reading program using general and specific levels of diagnosis; (11) oral reading performance of mildly handicapped children; (12) parent involvement programs; (13) small group instruction compared to large group instruction; (14) group counseling for remedial reading students; (15) the language experience approach compared to other approaches for teaching reading to learning disabled students; (16) tutor behavior; (17) summer remedial programs; and (18) the reading and study skills program at Northern Illinois University. (MKM)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Black Students, Compensatory Education, Deafness, Developmental Studies Programs, Doctoral Dissertations, Elementary Secondary Education, Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Learning Disabilities, Parent Participation, Reading Diagnosis, Reading Programs, Reading Research, Remedial Reading, Writing Instruction
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Reading and Communication Skills, Urbana, IL.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Elementary and Secondary Education Act Title I