ERIC Number: ED337020
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: 0
A Handbook on California Education for Language Minority Parents. Japanese/English Edition.
California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento.
A bilingual handbook for parents of Japanese children in Caifornia public schools is presented that emphasizes the important partnership between home and school. In a question-answer format, the handbook covers the following topics: (1) enrollment and attendance, general information, transportation; (2) basic school program, curriculum; (3) grades, promotions, testing; (4) bilingual education, including a description of the "Home Language Survey"; (5) additional education programs and services such as advanced placement, alternative education, vocational education, adult education, and state subsidies; (6) parental involvement in the schools; and (7) structure of the public school system. (LB)
Descriptors: Attendance, Bilingual Education, Curriculum Design, Elementary Secondary Education, Ethnic Groups, Japanese Americans, Limited English Speaking, Minority Group Children, Parent Participation, Parent School Relationship, Public Schools, Report Cards, School Community Relationship, Testing
Publications Sales, California State Department of Education, P.O. Box 271, Sacramento, CA 95802-0271 ($3.25 plus sales tax for California residents)
Publication Type: Guides - General; Multilingual/Bilingual Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento.
Identifiers: California; Language Minorities