ERIC Number: ED334590
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: N/A
Missing Chapters: Ten Pioneering Women in NCTE and English Education.
Gerlach, Jeanne Marcum, Ed.; Monseau, Virginia R., Ed.
This book is a historical study showing how 10 key women in the English teaching profession earlier in this century helped to develop the concepts that shape the profession today. The 10 articles and their authors are (1) "Rewey Belle Inglis: A Crystal-Ball Gazer" (Jeanne Marcum Gerlach); (2) "Ruth Mary Weeks: Teaching the Art of Living" (Judy Prozzillo Byers); (3) "Stella Stewart Center: Proceeding under Their Own Power" (Sue Ellen Holbrook); (4) "Dora V. Smith: A Legacy for the Future" (Virginia R. Monseau); (5) "Angela M. Broening: Implacable Defender" (Dure Jo Gillikin); (6) "Marion C. Sheridan: A Lifetime Commitment" (Sharon Hamilton-Wieler); (7) "Lou LaBrant: A Challenge and a Charge" (David A. England and B. Jane West); (8) "Luella B. Cook: A Teacher's Teacher" (Betty L. Powell Hart); (9) "Helen K. Mackintosh: Expanding the Concept of Our World" (Lisa J. McClure); and (10) "Ruth G. Strickland: Looking Back, Looking Forward" (Tracey J. Johnson). (SR)
Descriptors: College English, Educational History, Educational Practices, Educational Trends, Elementary Secondary Education, English Instruction, Females, Higher Education, Sex Bias, Teacher Education, Writing (Composition)
National Council of Teachers of English, 1111 Kenyon Rd., Urbana, IL 61801 (Stock No. 31905-0015; $12.95 members, $16.95 nonmembers).
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Students
Authoring Institution: National Council of Teachers of English, Urbana, IL.