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Brantmeier, Cindy, Ed.; Yu, Xiucheng, Ed.; Bishop, Tracy Van, Ed. – Reading in a Foreign Language, 2011
This feature offers an archive of articles and books published in other venues during the past year and serves as a valuable tool to readers of "Reading in a Foreign Language" ("RFL"). It treats any topic within the scope of "RFL" and second language reading. The articles are listed in alphabetical order by author,…
Descriptors: Reading Comprehension, Reading, Second Language Learning, English (Second Language)
Melton, Ada Pecos; Chino, Michelle; May, Phillip A.; Gossage, J. Phillip – 2000
This report presents case studies of nine successful programs designed to reduce alcohol and substance abuse among American Indians and Alaska Natives. These case studies highlight effective solutions developed within tribal communities and combining Western and traditional approaches to build upon the strengths of the respective Indian…
Descriptors: Alaska Natives, Alcohol Abuse, Alcohol Education, American Indians
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Fisk, Elizabeth C.; Richardson, Richard C., Jr. – Liberal Education, 1979
Calls for presidential evaluations resulting from accountability demands are discussed. A summary of the literature is detailed and various models are described including: Los Angeles Community College District "civil service model," Ad Hoc Committee Model, Minnesota State University System Model, and FIPSE Model. (Author/MLW)
Descriptors: Accountability, Administrator Characteristics, Administrator Evaluation, Administrator Role
Robinson, Rhonda S.; Driscoll, Marcy P. – 1993
The training of researchers in the educational technology field has continued in the traditional vein of the experimental paradigm. This document describes a workshop presented to balance that training and to prepare students to undertake research in a non-traditional way. The workshop aimed to acquaint students with non-causal naturalistic…
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Case Studies, Data Collection, Definitions
Prakasha, Veda; And Others – 1986
This digest focuses on problems encountered in the expansion of facilities for universal primary education and responses being developed to overcome these problems. The central message of the document is that nonformal structures of learning and community involvement play a key role in the expansion of basic learning opportunities in the…
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Case Studies, Community Involvement, Developing Nations
Israel, Ronald C.; Nestor Tighe, Joanne P. – 1984
This bibliography, representing trends and progress in the field of nutrition education, is divided into six sections: (1) policy issues; (2) conceptual approaches; (3) baseline information and ethnographies; (4) case studies; (5) exemplary materials; and (6) evaluation. The section on case studies is subdivided into sections focusing on general…
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Case Studies, Developing Nations, Dietetics
Reid, Richard C. – Drexel Library Quarterly, 1983
Collection development practices at the Center for Business Research (CBR), C. W. Post Center, Long Island University are enumerated in three areas: time (a tripartite system involving three librarians); treasure (financial resources); and talent (professional networking). A 60-item annotated bibliography of collection development tools and 11…
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Business, Case Studies, College Libraries
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Kuzmich, John, Jr. – Music Educators Journal, 1991
Profiles a successful music course that provided instruction on the electric guitar, drums, and bass guitar, and helped expand the instrumental music program at Evergreen High School in Golden, Colorado. Highlights students' motivation and self-teaching, and the rock band competition that the course spawned. Includes an annotated list of…
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Bands (Music), Case Studies, Competition
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Berliss, Jane; And Others – Library Hi Tech, 1993
Eight articles review the progress achieved in making library computing technologies and library services accessible to people with disabilities. Adaptive technologies, automated conversion into Braille, and successful programs that demonstrate compliance with the American with Disabilities Act are described. A resource list is included. (EA)
Descriptors: Access to Information, Assistive Devices (for Disabled), Braille, Case Studies