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Title
Birmingham students demonstrate reading course
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection;
Creator
Hyde, Alan
Contributor
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
1961
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/UND/1.0/
Description
Photograph caption dated January 16, 1961 reads "Teaching techniques in pilot reading course, established at Birmingham High and one other school in the United States, will be demonstrated at 9:30 a.m. PTA session Tuesday by Max Berkovitch, instructor, left, and students. Mrs. Roy Nielson, program chairman, gets preview of techniques as she observes Barry Howard, 16; Susan Sobel, 15, and Chris Hjorth, 17, use new technical equipment for course. Six classes, now in session, handle 150 students and are showpieces for visiting educators interested in the experiment."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print : b&w ; 21 x 26 cm.
Identifier
00155057
Valley Times Collection;
HCNVT_d058_f38_i10
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/127959
Subject
Birmingham High School (Van Nuys, Calif.)
High school teachers
High school students
Men
Women
Teenagers
Reading
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Time Period
1961-1970

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