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ERIC Number: ED201690
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Pages: 58
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
Betterment Through Bilingualism, 1979-1980. Morris High School. ESEA Title VII Final Evaluation Report.
New York City Board of Education, Brooklyn, NY. Office of Educational Evaluation.
This is an evaluation of a Title VII Bilingual Program that was conducted at a New York City high school in 1979-1980. The program served Spanish speaking students in the South Bronx. Characteristics of both the students and the neighborhood are discussed in the report. A program description outlines the general administrative organization that was employed. Information regarding the instructional component of the program includes: (1) funding; (2) bilingual classes; (3) English language instruction; (4) native language instruction; and (5) summer programs. The non-instructional components of the program discussed are: (1) curriculum development; (2) supportive services; (3) staff development; (4) staff characteristics; (5) parental involvement; and (6) affective domain. Tables show students' performance on tests measuring: (1) English reading achievement; (2) native language reading achievement; (3) mathematics; and (4) science and social studies ability. Figures on attendance are also given, and conclusions and recommendations are offered. (APM)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: Office of Bilingual Education and Minority Languages Affairs (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: New York City Board of Education, Brooklyn, NY. Office of Educational Evaluation.
Identifiers: Elementary Secondary Education Act Title VII; Limited English Speaking; New York (New York)
Note: For related documents, see UD 021 352-358, UD 021 360, UD 021 362-369, UD 021 371-372, UD 021 374-375, and UD 021 378-384.