ERIC Number: ED031433
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969-May
Reference Count: 0
New Jersey Bilingual Education Program. Formal Project Application.
Vineland School District, NJ.; Jersey City State Coll., NJ.
Major objectives of a proposed New Jersey cooperative project are (1) to establish 10 first-grade demonstration bilingual and bicultural classes in strategic target areas throughout the state (to help Spanish-speaking children extend skills in their native language and in English); (2) to prepare preservice and inservice workshops for personnel in the project, including paraprofessionals; (3) to develop strategies for improving home, community, and school relationships; (4) to coordinate and utilize the varying EPDA and other federal monies in the state as they relate to Title VII; (5) to involve the Hispanic community in all phases of planning and program implementation and evaluation; (6) to continue cooperation efforts with Caribbean and Latin American countries in student and teacher exchange; (7) to establish appropriate programs in adult education, occupational guidance, and counseling; (8) to survey, develop, and disseminate materials of service to school districts in New Jersey and elsewhere interested in bilingual education. (Included in this program description are sections on program need; objectives; procedures; utilization of research and existing materials; personnel; facilities, materials, and equipment; community involvement; subcontracting; budget requirements; evaluation; dissemination; and local commitment, plus a selected bibliography on bilingual education.) (JS)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Vineland School District, NJ.; Jersey City State Coll., NJ.
Identifiers: New Jersey