ERIC Number: ED038439
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968
Reference Count: 0
The Constant Search: The Story of Federal Aid to Detroit Schools.
This report on the Detroit Great Cities School Improvement Program (begun in 1959 and subsequently aided by Federal funds) is punctuated throughout by individual case histories, and describes in a loose narrative fashion the compensatory and special education projects, mental health and guidance services, and skill training centers for low income youth and adults. Also described are junior high and senior high school work training programs, preschool programs, and teacher-aide training programs. Appendix gives summary accounts of research data on which the narrative is based. (KG)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Adult Programs, Adult Vocational Education, Compensatory Education, Counseling Services, Disadvantaged, Disadvantaged Youth, Handicapped Children, Poverty, Preschool Education, Skill Centers, Teacher Aides, Unwed Mothers, Urban Schools, Vocational Education, Work Experience Programs
Office of the Assistant Superintendent, Program Development, Detroit Public Schools, 5057 Woodward Ave., Mich. 48202 (free on request)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Detroit Board of Education, MI.
Identifiers: Michigan (Detroit); OEO; Office of Economic Opportunity; PROJECT HEAD START