ERIC Number: ED045220
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
Reference Count: 0
University of Hawaii Preschool Language Curriculum, Honolulu, Hawaii: A Program of English Conversation for Preschool Children of Multiethnic Backgrounds. Model Programs--Childhood Education.
American Institutes for Research in the Behavioral Sciences, Palo Alto, CA.
This booklet describes the University of Hawaii Preschool Language Curriculum which teaches preschool children of multi-ethnic backgrounds to speak English and to use language as a tool for communication, thought, and problem solving. The program was designed to improve both linguistic and cognitive abilities. Sources of more detailed information are provided for this program, specifically, and for Model Programs Childhood Education, in general. (Author/NH)
Descriptors: English (Second Language), Enrichment Activities, Ethnic Groups, Language Guides, Language Instruction, Non English Speaking, Pamphlets, Parent Education, Parent Participation, Preschool Education, Program Evaluation
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 (HE 5.220:20156, $0.20)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Center for Educational Communication (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.; Office of Economic Opportunity, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: American Institutes for Research in the Behavioral Sciences, Palo Alto, CA.
Identifiers: Project Head Start
Note: Booklet is one in a series of 34 descriptive booklets on childhood education programs prepared for the White House Conference on Children, December, 1970