ERIC Number: ED362844
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
Literacy: Celebration and Challenge. Illinois Reading Council Silver Anniversary Monograph.
Johns, Jerry L., Ed.; And Others
Celebrating the Illinois Reading Council's 25th anniversary year, this 2-part monograph presents 11 papers on diverse aspects of reading and literacy. Papers in the first part, called "Historical Reflections and Challenges," are: "The Illinois Reading Council Celebrates 25 Years" (John W. Logan); "The 'Illinois Reading Council Journal': Celebrating the Past, Challenging the Future" (Roberta L. Berglund); "Twenty-Two Years since Charles Read's 'Preschool Children's Knowledge of English Phonology': What Inventive Spellers Have Taught Us" (Donald J. Richgels); and "Standardized Reading Tests: Then and Now" (Peggy VanLeirsburg). In part 2, entitled "Facilitating Change," papers are: "The Reading-Writing Relationship: Empirical Evidence for the Reconceptualization of Literacy" (June E. Barnhart); "Family Histories: A Connection to the Past and the Future" (Barbara Kutterer Haas); "New Ideas for Reading Group Placement: No More 'Buzzards!'" (Mary Ann Wham); "Venturing into the Computer Lab: What Do You Pack for a Quest?" (Janet M. Beyersdorfer); "The Use of the Reading Diary for Obtaining Reading Behavior Data among Adults" (M. Cecil Smith & Norman A. Stahl); "Revising the Reading/Language Arts Report Card" (Char Hallmann & John Logan); and "ICARE: Developing Positive Attitudes toward Reading" (Eugene H. Cramer). (RS)
Descriptors: Computer Uses in Education, Elementary Secondary Education, Higher Education, Invented Spelling, Literacy, Preschool Education, Reading Attitudes, Reading Tests, Reading Writing Relationship, Report Cards, Standardized Tests, Student Evaluation, Student Placement
Illinois Reading Council, P.O. Box 367, Bloomington, IL 61702-0367 ($8 per copy; quantity discount available).
Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: International Reading Association. Illinois Council.