Item PI-1017 - The Magic Wand: A critical memoir of a career in education

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The Magic Wand: A critical memoir of a career in education

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PI-1017

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  • 2013 (Creation)

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0.796 MB of textual records (201 p.) (on optical disc) : .doc

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Digital version of a publication, written by Lance Laverne Irvine, entitled, "The Magic Wand: A critical memoir of a career in education". A revised edition of an original 1995 publication, Irvine addresses the problem of 'functional illiteracy' in classrooms as a result of weaknesses in the instruction of reading and writing skills. Irvine, a retired educator who worked for twenty-five years in Yorkton, Saskatchewan, builds on concepts originally introduced in Norman Wood's "Listen and Learn" Trade English program delivered at Yorkton Regional High School.

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Record is in good physical condition.

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Lance Laverne Irvine donated this record to the Provincial Archives of Saskatchewan in one accession in 2014: 2014-020 (February 21, 2014).

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MS Word file has been transferred to digital storage. All other files, relating to Irvine's website, in .html, .jpeg, .gif formats, were not transferred but remain on the optical disc.

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Record is open for research use.

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Use, publication and/or reproduction of record are subject to terms and conditions of the Copyright Act.

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Locations for retrieval: Regina - Hillsdale; Digital storage

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