ERIC Number: ED437645
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: N/A
Parents, Teens, and Reading: A Winning Combination.
International Reading Association, Newark, DE.
Noting that surveys show that teens still value their parents' opinions, this booklet contains many helpful suggestions designed to get parents and their teens reading and talking together. Sections of the booklet are: "Where To Begin? Know Your Teen"; "How Can I Get My Teen To Read?"; "Give Your Teen Reasons To Read"; "Teens, Technology, and Reading"; and "Reading: One More Step toward Adulthood." (Contains lists of 16 recommended young adult books, 3 magazines for teens, 5 Internet resources for teens, 8 resources for parents, and 6 parent publications published by the International Reading Association.) (RS)
Descriptors: Adolescents, High Schools, Literature Appreciation, Parent Student Relationship, Reading Habits, Reading Interests, Technology
International Reading Association, 800 Barksdale Road, P.O. Box 8139, Newark, DE 19714-8139 ($2). Web site: http://www.reading.org.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: International Reading Association, Newark, DE.