ERIC Number: EJ570065
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Classroom Talk about Literature or the Social Dimensions of a Solitary Act.
Beers, Kylene; Probst, Robert
Voices from the Middle, v5 n2 p16-20 Apr 1998
Discusses the importance of talk in the classroom, in particular talk about books. Includes student conversations and comments about such discussion, and the lack of it in their classrooms. Describes what such discussion has to offer to individuals, classrooms, and society. Notes the difficulties of achieving discussion in the classroom. (SR)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme: Young Adult Readers. Journal availability: National Council of Teachers of English, 1111 W. Kenyon Road, Urbana, IL 61801-1096.