The views of Non-American decoding skills researchers: A small-sample study (N = 1)
- Questions Often Asked About Promoting Lifetime Literacy Efforts. Sanacore, Joseph // Intervention in School & Clinic;Jan2002, Vol. 37 Issue 3, p163
Presents questions commonly asked about promoting lifetime literacy efforts. Importance of lifetime literacy; Resources for encouraging the love of reading; Presentation of support strategies motivating children to read for pleasure.
- A `flurry of activity'. Long, Richard // Reading Today;Dec93/Jan94, Vol. 11 Issue 3, p6
Presents activities and developments in 1993 seen to affect reading and literacy. Introduction of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act; US House of Representative's passage of the Goals 2000: Educate America Act; Enactment of 1994 funding measure; Preparations for reauthorization of Head...
- Professional resources. // Reading Today;Apr/May98, Vol. 15 Issue 5, p20
Focuses on activities and events relating to reading and literacy in the United States. Observation of National Children's Book Week on November 16-22, 1998; Availability of free educational videos for teachers through Video Placement Worldwide; Launching of Web sites for children and parents...
- Will it take content literacy to ensure implementation? Rafferty, Cathleen D. // Contemporary Education;1994, Vol. 65 Issue 2, p82
Focuses on how to encourage implementation of content literacy strategies. Shift from lecture-test and assign, read, answer and discuss teaching methodologies to content literacy strategies; Secondary teachers responsibility in the promotion of the method; Outline of a professional development...
- Teaching and learning to read. Sweet, Anne P. // Education Digest;Sep94, Vol. 60 Issue 1, p52
Presents ideas to transform instruction in reading and heighten literacy learning based on solid research and practical experience. Children's construction of own meaning of reading; Factors that influence effective reading instruction; Phonemic awareness as a predictor of later success in...
- Increasing literacy--strategically. Shields, Jean // Curriculum Administrator;May99, Vol. 35 Issue 5, p45
Explores strategies in teaching students how to read. Debates over the type of literacy environment suitable for students; Characteristics of teachers who were successful in fostering literacy; Motivational strategies.
- Literacy practices in dark times: A reflective memoir. Yoon, Jun-Chae // Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy;Dec2001/Jan2002, Vol. 45 Issue 4, p290
Presents a reflective memoir of a graduate student on reading and its role in an oppressive regime in South Korea. Description of two years of literacy practice in oppressive times with theoretical analysis; Literacy practices in relation to a historical event in South Korea; Significance of...
- Where do we go from here in early literacy research and practice. Morrow, Lesley Mandel // Issues in Education;1999, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p117
Discusses other strategies for early literacy development other than those mentioned in the essay by Michael Pressley and Richard Arlington. Acquisition of literacy before a child enters school; Utilization of a broad perspective in early literacy development; Meaning based storybook reading...
- Concluding reflections: What should reading instructional research be the research of? Pressley, Michael; Allington, Richard // Issues in Education;1999, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p165
Cites seven scientific points and curricular issues related to reading instruction. Emphasis on weak reading and ineffective reading instruction; Need for literacy development problems to be studied in long-term developmental investigations; Importance of careful analyses of instructional contexts.