Reading teacher effectiveness: Implications for teaching the gifted Academic Article uri icon


  • Comprehension and decoding skills development are factors affecting the quality of reading instruction in schools. Pertinent research literature is reviewed. The teacher is the most influential contributing to students’ learning. Other contributing factors are opportunity to learn, engagement in learning, and of course, effective diagnosis. The need for further research on reading skills diagnosis is discussed. © 1984 Roeper City and Country School.

author list (cited authors)

  • Rupley, W. H.

citation count

  • 1

publication date

  • November 1984