ERIC Number: ED259390
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984-Jul
Reference Count: 0
Special Report on English Language Arts. Illinois Secondary School Course Offerings, 1982.
Illinois State Board of Education, Springfield, Dept. of Planning, Research and Evaluation.
This report examines data, on English language arts courses, generated by the Illinois Census of Secondary School Course Offerings and Enrollments conducted in l981-82. Data from the 1976-77 course census are also presented to illustrate stability or shifts in course offerings and enrollments. The first half of the document discusses the summary highlights; the English language arts course offerings; the English course offerings and related characteristics; changes and patterns in the English curriculum; goals, policies, findings, and implications; reading and writing; remedial reading and remedial English; gifted education; arts in education; and regulatory problems. The second half of the report contains data concerning the classification of schools studied, as well as the enrollments, length, number, and kinds of English classes offered. Tables of findings accompany the text. (EL)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Illinois State Board of Education, Springfield, Dept. of Planning, Research and Evaluation.
Note: For the 1982 Special Report on Mathematics, see ED 248 113.