About the Author
Darrell Morris is a Professor of Language, Reading and Exceptionalities and Director of the Reading Clinic at the Appalachian State University. His areas of expertise are clinical teaching and beginning reading. Robert E. Slavin, is co-director of the Center for Research on the Education of Students Placed at Risk (CRESPAR), a collaboration between Johns Hopkins and Howard Universities. CRESPAR is the largest of the OERI research centers.