ERIC Number: ED190714
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980-Jun-30
Reference Count: 0
1980 Resolutions: National Association for Asian and Pacific American Education.
National Association for Asian and Pacific American Education, Berkeley, CA.
This paper contains nineteen resolutions adopted by the National Association for Asian and Pacific American Education (NAAPAE). The resolutions concern (1) the maintenance of Asian/Pacific American linguistic and cultural traditions by educational institutions, (2) the support of Asian/Pacific American studies programs, (3) NAAPAE support of activities related to minority and women's rights, (4) NAAPAE sponsorship of grant seeking research, (5) the development of bilingual language materials, (6) employment of Asian/Pacific Americans in the Federal Department of Education, (7) the consideration of migration in cooperative educational planning, (8) the publication of a paper by the American Educational Research Association, (9) NAAPAE cooperation with other organizations to encourage Congressional support for minority job training, (10) higher educational institutions' responses to Asian/Pacific Americans, (11) input into Federal educational policy decision making, (12) expansion of the knowledge and activities of all NAAPAE members (not limited to Asian/Pacific Americans), (13) increased Federal funding for the training of Asian/Pacific American teachers and researchers, (14) increased funding of multicultural education, (15) a concerted Federal response to the educational needs of Indochinese refugees, (16) the inclusion of citizenship information in reports on educational status, (17) an official Federal definition of "Asian Pacific Americans," (18) increased Federal data collection on this group, and (19) the consideration of all these resolutions by institutions of higher education. (GC)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Association for Asian and Pacific American Education, Berkeley, CA.
Identifiers: Pacific Americans
Note: Resolutions adopted at the Annual Conference of the National Association for Asian and Pacific American Education (2nd, Washington, DC, April 23-25, 1980).