Accession Number : ADA167293


Title :   Basic Skills Resource Center: Report on the Preliminary Research Findings


Descriptive Note : Interim rept. Feb 1982-Jun 1984


Corporate Author : INTERAMERICA RESEARCH ASSOCIATES INC ROSSLYN VA


Personal Author(s) : Russo, Rocco P


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a167293.pdf


Report Date : Jan 1985


Pagination or Media Count : 145


Abstract : Five interrelated research efforts on learning strategies are conducted through the Basic Skills Resource Center. This report contains papers presented by the five principal investigators at the American Educational Research Association 1984 Annual Meeting. Each paper describes the purpose, objectives, methodology, and where possible, preliminary findings related to the author's respective research effort. The titles are: Computer-Based Learning Strategy Training Modules: A Progress Report; Principles of Content-Driven Comprehension Instruction and Assessment; Enhancements to Motivational Skills Training for Military Technical Training Students; A Study of Learning Strategies with Students of English as a Second Language; and Teaching Reading Comprehension to Adults in Basic Skills Courses. Keywords: Curriculum development; Army education.


Descriptors :   *ARMY TRAINING , *LEARNING , ADULTS , ARMY , ARMY PERSONNEL , COMPREHENSION , COMPUTER AIDED INSTRUCTION , EDUCATION , ENGLISH LANGUAGE , INTERACTIONS , MOTIVATION , READING , RESOURCES , SKILLS , STRATEGY , STUDENTS , TECHNICIANS


Subject Categories : Psychology


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE