ERIC Number: EJ662580
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Striving To Build a Community of Readers.
Gasaway, Rebecca W.
Indiana Reading Journal, v33 n3 p6-8 2001
Describes Reading Eating and Discussing (R.E.A.D.), a teacher book club that was developed in the North Spencer (Indiana) School Corporation in 1997. Discusses several benefits of the R.E.A.D. program. Considers how the program has been an integral factor in increasing teacher-student conversations about reading. Concludes that the program has been extremely beneficial in a continuing pursuit of excellence. (SG)
Descriptors: Educational Improvement, Elementary Secondary Education, Program Effectiveness, Program Implementation, Reading Instruction, Teacher Student Relationship
The Indiana State Reading Association, Attn: Don Hillyard, 305 S. Taft Avenue, Evansville, IN 47714.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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