ERIC Number: ED250420
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984-Sep
Reference Count: 0
Manual for Encouraging Parent-Community Involvement in Bilingual Education and English as a Second Language Programs.
Ohio State Dept. of Education, Columbus. Office of Equal Educational Opportunity.
The purpose of this handbook is to provide guidelines for developing and implementing structured parent/community involvement programs in bilingual education and English as a Second Language (ESL) programs in local school districts. Section One concerns the assessment of school, parent, and community needs; this section contains suggestions for data collection as well as sample survey instruments. Section Two addresses the design of goals, objectives, and activities for the parent/community involvement program to be implemented. Section Three deals with the monitoring and evaluation of such programs. Appended to the handbook are (A) profiles of Ohio parent/community involvement programs in Cincinnati, Kettering, and Youngstown, and (B) a list of resource agencies and school districts in the State with similar programs. (GC)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Parents; Community
Sponsor: Department of Education, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Dept. of Education, Columbus. Office of Equal Educational Opportunity.
Note: Sponsored in part by a Transition Program for Refugee Children grant.