ERIC Number: ED183629
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: 0
Research in Action.
Green, Henry A.; Cohen, Jane
This volume reports on six research projects undertaken by the National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) to improve the education and social integration of disadvantaged youth in Israel. Described and discussed are the following: (1) the Home Instruction Program for Pre-School Youngsters (HIPPY); (2) an experiment in elementary school integration in Nachlaot; (3) case studies of several experimental summer camps; (4) the role of vocational education in manpower preparation and social integration; and (5) a comparative case study of ethnic integration in Israel and France. Each project is described in terms of its objectives, methodologies, and effectiveness. The principal population to which the projects were directed consists of young people of Afro-Asian (Sephardic) origin. (EB)
Descriptors: Disadvantaged Youth, Early Childhood Education, Educational Improvement, Educational Innovation, Educational Research, Elementary Secondary Education, Ethnic Groups, Foreign Countries, Immigrants, School Desegregation, Social Integration, Special Programs, Vocational Education
National Council of Jewish Women, Order Department, 15 East 26th Street, New York, NY 10010 ($3.00).
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Council of Jewish Women, New York, NY. Research Inst. for Innovation in Education.; Hebrew Univ. of Jerusalem (Israel). School of Education.