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ERIC Number: ED177158
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Pages: 14
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: N/A
Contemporary Canadian Policies and Practices in the Education of Immigrant Children.
Bhatnagar, Joti
The issues and difficulties of providing equal educational opportunity in a widely multicultural country, such as Canada, are addressed. The French-English conflict is considered only as a highly visible indication of a more profound social dilemma. Several educational programs intended to meet the language and social needs of immigrant children are discussed, and a case is made for multicultural education as an important instrument in implementing a national cultural tolerance. (LH)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Canada
Note: Paper presented at the Research Frontiers in Education: The First Concordia International Conference (Montreal, Quebec, Canada, February 1979)