ERIC Number: ED238974
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Apr
Reference Count: 0
Asian and Pacific American Education: Directions for the 1980s.
Wisconsin State Dept. of Public Instruction, Madison. Bureau for Food and Nutrition Services.
The overall themes of the papers given at the 1979 Conference on Asian and Pacific American Education are summarized here. Topics are equal educational opportunities for Asian and Pacific Americans; the educational needs of Pacific American communities; school district policymaking; the responsiveness of postsecondary education to Asian and Pacific American needs; the National Institute of Education's role in educational research and development; multicultural education; Asian American studies; education and income inequality among Asian Americans; political definitions of educational issues affecting immigrant children; and bilingual day care programs for Asian American children. (CMG)
Descriptors: Asian Americans, Asian Studies, Bilingual Education Programs, Day Care, Educational Development, Educational Needs, Educational Policy, Educational Research, Educational Trends, Equal Opportunities (Jobs), Futures (of Society), Immigrants, Income, Multicultural Education, Pacific Americans, Policy Formation
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Wisconsin State Dept. of Public Instruction, Madison. Bureau for Food and Nutrition Services.
Identifiers: National Institute of Education
Note: Report of highlights of the Conference of the National Association for Asian and Pacific American Education (1st, San Francisco, CA, April 25-27, 1979) and co-sponsored by the U.S. Office of Education and the National Institute of Education.