ERIC Number: ED051922
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-Oct
Reference Count: 0
Indian Education; Johnson-O'Malley Activities: Annual Report, 1969-1970.
Barlow, Earl J.; Billedeaux, Dwight A.
Information is given on Johnson-O'Malley funds provided for education of Montana's Indians during 1969-70. After a summary of such Johnson-O'Malley activities as provision of foster homes, special transportation, and home-school liaison, excerpts from Johnson-O'Malley project reports are presented (by reservation). The number of Montana Indian high school graduates and names of Indian students attending institutions of higher education through the aid of Federal funds are given. Programs involving development of school programs relating to drug abuse education, the Teacher Corps and teacher aide training, Follow Through, bilingual education, and career opportunities are also discussed. Tables provide Johnson-O'Malley administrative expenditures, Indian enrollment and attendance figures, and breakdowns of funds (by reservation). In conclusion, the report lists funds allocated through Public Law 874 and the Elementary and Secondary Education Act, as well as Johnson-O'Malley kindergarten, summer workshop, and higher education funds. Related documents are ED 041 651 and ED 041 653. (EL)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Montana State Dept. of Public Instruction, Helena.