William Burton was an educator, reporter, and photographer who taught at Oregon State University and the University of Oregon. In this conversation with teachers and students in education, he reviews best practices for teaching reading and phonics in early childhood, the relationship between childhood development and reading comprehension, and gives a brief history of phonics education.
Transferred and preserved by Portland State University Library’s Special Collections with the generous support of the Institute of Museum and Library Services through the Library Services and Technology Act, administered by the Oregon State Library.
Reading -- phonic method, Early childhood education
Reel to reel, 3.75 ips, 1/2 track, mono
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Burton, William Henry, ""Meaning and Reading"" (1958). Special Collections: Oregon Public Speakers. 4.