ERIC Number: ED178648
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976-Feb
Reference Count: 0
Hearing before the United States Commission on Civil Rights; Hearing Held in Denver, Colorado, February 17-19, 1976.
Commission on Civil Rights, Washington, DC.
This volume records the statements made by individuals at a public hearing on school desegregation in Denver, Colorado. Issues addressed by those at the hearing concern improving the effectiveness of school integration for both minority students and majority students, and include bilingual education, remedial math and reading programs, student achievement, educational quality, busing, teacher training, Federal financial support, discipline, school administration, technical problems, community involvement, and individualized instruction. Documents, progress reports from black and Hispanic organizations, letters, and other literature related to desegregation and submitted to the hearing as exhibits are appended. (EB)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Bilingual Education, Bus Transportation, Community Involvement, Desegregation Effects, Discipline, Educational Quality, Elementary Secondary Education, Equal Education, Hearings, Individualized Instruction, Minority Group Children, Program Descriptions, Racially Balanced Schools, Remedial Programs, School Community Relationship, School Desegregation, Teacher Education
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Commission on Civil Rights, Washington, DC.
Identifiers: Colorado (Denver)
Note: Maps and parts of the Exhibits Section may be marginally legible due to light print