ERIC Number: EJ577160
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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Jeannette Veatch: Personal Story, Professional Legacy.
Ferree, Angela M.
Reading Research and Instruction, v38 n1 p1-12 Fall 1998
Presents highlights of the life and work of scholar Jeanette Veatch, best known for her contributions in the field of reading, her challenge to basal readers, and her espousal of a literature-based, learner-centered approach called Individualized Reading. Covers her early years as an elementary teacher in Michigan, her graduate study, and her unrelenting support of children's reading rights. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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