ERIC Number: ED035708
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969
Reference Count: 0
The Melting Pot, the Mold and Resultant Rejects. National Conference on Equal Educational Opportunity.
National Education Association, Washington, DC. Center for Human Relations.
In an attempt to illustrate the insufficiency of the melting pot concept, summaries of speeches from a National Education Association National Conference on Equal Educational Opportunity are paired with news items on the need for humanism in education and on a growing awareness of minority group needs in educational publishing. Speech summaries include: (1) Margaret Alexander on the need for a new kind of education for blacks and whites, (2) Dorothy Davids on Indian education, (3) Meyer Weinberg on educational patterns of two ghetto peoples, American Negroes and Russian Jewish immigrants, and (4) Rev. Henry J. Casso on education for the Mexican-American. (AF)
Descriptors: American Indians, Blacks, Disadvantaged, Educational Change, Educational Improvement, Educational Theories, Equal Education, Human Relations, Jews, Mexican Americans, Publishing Industry
Publications-Sales Section, National Education Association, 1201 Sixteenth St., N.W., Washington, D.C. ($0.50)
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Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Education Association, Washington, DC. Center for Human Relations.