Date of Award

Summer 7-1-1961

Document Type


Degree Name

Master of Education (MEd)



First Advisor

Loretta M. Miller

Second Advisor

Lyman M. Partridge

Third Advisor

Agnes M. Levorsen


The purpose of the study was to develop a plan for presenting policies and procedures to be used in a school system so as (1) to aid teachers in understanding the causes of reading problems in order that more preventive measures might be taken; (2) to inform administrators and teachers of the working procedures of the remedial reading program and the assistance available; l3) to furnish pertinent information about reading difficulties; (4) to suggest and make available instructional aids to help the classroom teacher or the special reading teacher; and l5) to present bibliographies of the most recent books for teachers and the remedial pupils.