ERIC Number: ED033777
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969-Mar-28
Reference Count: 0
The San Antonio Conference. Bilingual--Bicultural Education---Where Do We Go From Here? (San Antonio, Texas, March 28-29, 1969)
Bernal, Ernest M., Jr., Ed.
The purpose of the San Antonio Conference was threefold: (1) to provide a planning base for the English as a Second Language Institute to be held at St. Mary's University; (2) to have a short-term impact on some of the educational practices in central and south Texas; and (3) to provide the U. S. Office of Education a compendium of the basic long-range educational needs of the Mexican American community in Texas and a set of recommendations for future program funding to meet these needs. Representatives from the Mexican American community, teacher training institutions, regional service centers, professional teachers, and school board members were invited. Included in the conference proceedings are: (1) the keynote address and the banquet speech; (2) recommendations and final reports made by 6 groups; and (3) position papers written by the various discussion leaders. A related document is ED 027 444. (CM)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Educational Personnel Development (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Saint Mary's Univ., San Antonio, TX.