ERIC Number: EJ530171
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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Long-Term Stability of Children's Attitudes toward Reading.
Kush, Joseph C.; Watkins, Marley W.
Journal of Educational Research, v89 n5 p315-19 May-Jun 1996
Reports a study that examined the long-term stability of the construct of children's attitudes toward reading. Elementary students completed the Elementary Reading Attitude Survey twice over three years. Results indicated that children's attitudes about reading exhibited a consistent decline; girls expressed more positive attitudes toward recreational reading and greater stability than boys. (SM)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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