ERIC Number: ED024740
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967-Nov
Reference Count: 0
Papers Prepared for National Conference on Equal Educational Opportunity in America's Cities (Washington, D.C., November 16-18, 1967).
Commission on Civil Rights, Washington, DC.
The 30 conference papers in this collection deal with such matters as (1) urban-suburban cooperation in solving the educational problems of de facto segregation, (2) the effectiveness of Federal programs in helping the Negro, (3) training for teaching in interracial classrooms, (4) school desegregation and white achievement, (5) efforts in nonpublic schools to provide equal education, (6) the reorganization of the schools in Syracuse, N.Y., and Seattle, Wash., (7) the provision of equal opportunities through compensatory education, (8) educational parks, (9) the legal aspects of racial isolation, (10) school desegregation efforts in Chicago; Syracuse; Evanston, Ill.; Hartford, Conn.; White Plains, N.Y.; Teaneck, N.J.; and other cities, (11) the implications of school desegregation and integration for research and, in general, (12) the crisis in American education resulting from segregated education in the past and present desegregation efforts. (EF)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Business, Compensatory Education, Conference Reports, De Facto Segregation, Educational Opportunities, Educational Parks, Federal Programs, Legal Responsibility, Private Schools, Public Schools, Research Utilization, School Desegregation, School Districts, Social Change, Teacher Education, Urban Areas, White Students
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Commission on Civil Rights, Washington, DC.
Identifiers: California (Berkeley); Civil Rights Act 1964 Title IV; Hartford; Illinois (Chicago); Illinois (Evanston); New Jersey (Teaneck); New York (Syracuse); New York (White Plains); Washington (Seattle)