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ERIC Number: EJ624237
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0017-8055
Apprenticing Adolescent Readers to Academic Literacy.
Greenleaf, Cynthia L.; Schoenbach, Ruth; Cziko, Christine; Mueller, Faye L.
Harvard Educational Review, v71 n1 p79-129 Spr 2001
In Reading Apprenticeships, teachers serve as "master readers" of texts, engaging in collaborative inquiry with students. Reading is demystified through metacognitive conversations that draw on readers' self-knowledge. Academically underperforming students gained an average of 2 years' reading growth in 1 academic year using the approach. (Contains 32 references.) (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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