ERIC Number: ED258147
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1985-Jan-5
Reference Count: 0
Proceedings of the Annual Symposium on Reading Education (5th, Mangilao, Guam, January 5, 1985).
Peryon, Charleen D., Ed.
The 11 papers presented in these proceedings focus on the general theme, "Factors Other Than Teaching That Influence Reading Achievement." The following topics are covered: (1) the relationship between culture and reading achievement, (2) the influence of language on reading, (3) levels of cultural knowledge and self-esteem of intermediate grade participants in a Philippine heritage curriculum, (4) effects of administrative leadership on reading achievement, (5) proximodistal direction in the selection of reading materials, (6) survival reading skills, (7) the relationship between intelligence and reading achievement, (8) aspects of self-concept as related to the reading process, (9) parents do make a difference, (10) the use and effectiveness of computers in reading instruction, and (11) identification of a dyslexic, with some contributing factors. (HOD)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Guam Univ., Mangilao. Coll. of education.; International Reading Association. Guam Council.
Note: A number of pages contain marginally legible print.