ERIC Number: ED038486
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
Reference Count: 0
Programs for Progress: Reaching the Disadvantaged.
New York State Education Dept., Albany.
This compilation is a catalog of compensatory education programs being conducted in New York State schools with State, Federal, and local funds. The programs listed are categorized under the following headings: General Programs; Programs for Teachers of the Disadvantaged; Programs for Disadvantaged Children and Youth; and, Programs for Disadvantaged Adults. Within each category, the listings are arranged according to funding sources: Federal funded programs, State funded programs, and multiple funded programs--the last-named receiving funds from a combination of sources, either Federal and State, or Federal and local, or State and local, or all three. Each item listed carries a short description encompassing the objectives, focus, and services provided, together with a source for further details if needed. Participating school districts are listed separately, arranged according to activities in: experimental prekindergarten programs (demonstration centers and prekindergarten programs), Project ABLE, Project REENTRY, Project STEP, adult basic education, basic education for welfare recipients, and urban education programs. (RJ)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Adult Education, Adult Programs, Compensatory Education, Demonstration Centers, Disadvantaged, Disadvantaged Youth, Experimental Programs, Federal Programs, Preschool Education, Program Descriptions, School Districts, State Aid, Teacher Education Programs, Urban Education
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: New York State Education Dept., Albany.
Identifiers: Elementary Secondary Education Act Title I; New York