ERIC Number: EJ402228
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: 0
Reading-Level-Match Designs: Myths and Realities.
Jackson, Nancy Ewald; Butterfield, Earl C.
Journal of Reading Behavior, v21 n4 p387-412 Dec 1989
Describes seven myths concerning reading-level-match designs, in which individual differences in reading acquisition are compared for groups of different ages matched on some aspect of reading performance. Gives examples from the reading literature to illustrate these myths and to suggest more realistic alternatives. Summarizes relevant statistical and research design principles. (RS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
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