ERIC Number: ED034815
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969
Reference Count: 0
Survey of Attitudes in Desegregated School Districts, Spring 1969. Press Release.
Office for Civil Rights (DHEW), Washington, DC.
This report is a survey of attitudes on desegregation conducted by the Southeastern Regional Office for Civil Rights, Department of Health, Education and Welfare in the Spring of 1969. It was undertaken to help civil rights staff better understand the integration process. The staff interviewed 1230 persons involved in school desegregation in 13 school districts which had experienced desegregation for 2 years. Black and white students, teachers, administrators, and parents in Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, South Carolina and Tennessee were interviewed. Interviewees were asked to give their opinions on how things had gone on in the learning process, the teaching experience, extra-curricular school activities and social activities. An overall positive nature of the majority responses is demonstrated. (KG)
Descriptors: Administrator Attitudes, After School Programs, Black Attitudes, Civil Rights, Desegregation Effects, Extracurricular Activities, Learning Experience, Parent Attitudes, Regional Attitudes, School Desegregation, Social Integration, Southern Schools, Teacher Attitudes, Teaching Experience
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Office for Civil Rights (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Identifiers: Florida; Georgia; Mississippi; South Carolina; Southeastern Regional Office for Civil Rights; Tennessee; United States (South)
Note: Released by Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Washington, D.C., Office of the Secretary, August 24, 1969