ERIC Number: ED037284
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969
Reference Count: 0
Ohio Conference on Migrant Education, 1969.
Rivera, Carlos; And Others
A workshop conducted in Bowling Green, Ohio, in the summer of 1969 focused attention on identifying problem areas of migrant education and considered some solutions to these problems. The report includes 3 presentations made to the seminar participants. The presentations are entitled (1) The Linguistic Approach in Teaching English as a Second Language, (2) The Migrant Child, and (3) Contrasts in Anglo-American and Mexican Cultural Values. Suggestions for dealing with each of these problem areas are included. The document is appended with 2 groups of suggestions: (1) those for recruiting the migrant child to take advantage of educational opportunities and (2) those for bettering public relations between school personnel, migrant families, and community residents. (DB)
Descriptors: Agency Role, Anglo Americans, Conference Reports, Cross Cultural Studies, Cultural Influences, Curriculum Development, Disadvantaged Youth, Dropouts, Educational Planning, English (Second Language), Linguistics, Living Standards, Mexican Americans, Migrant Children, Migrant Education, Migrant Problems, Phonetics
James W. Miller, Title I, Special Programs Section, Division of Federal Assistance, 3201 Alberta Street, Columbus, Ohio 43204
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Dept. of Education, Columbus.