ERIC Number: EJ500790
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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A Study of Inmates' Perceptions of an Effective Reading Program.
Honeycutt, Ronald L.
Journal of Correctional Education, v46 n1 p6-9 Mar 1995
Surveys, interviews, and group discussions with 18 inmates enrolled in adult basic education elicited the inmates' perceptions of important factors in effective literacy classes: teacher behavior (explaining, giving examples); instructional environment (informal but well organized); and type of text (short stories and novels rather than textbooks). (SK)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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