ERIC Number: ED344704
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991-Oct-8
Reference Count: 0
Results of the Florida Pre-Conference to the White House Conference on Indian Education (Hollywood, Florida, Septebmer 24-25, 1991).
Florida's Governor's Council on Indian Affairs Inc., Tallahassee.
This document summarizes the 1991 Florida Pre-Conference to the White House Conference on Indian Education (WHCIE). The Florida Governor's Council on Indian Affairs, Inc. (FGCIA, Inc.), serving as the WHCIE contact for Florida, prepared American Indian education recommendations to the WHCIE. Of the 114 individuals who were invited to serve as delegates, 86 attended, representing parents, school board members, Indian educators, Indian school board members, tribal officials, public school officials, Florida Department of Education officials, nonrecognized groups, and individuals from urban areas. Following the general session small breakout sessions were scheduled and covered the following topics: early childhood, K-12, special and gifted programs; BIA schools; postsecondary education; higher education; and adult and vocational technical education. The report includes: (1) Florida Pre-Conference issues and recommendations; (2) a conference agenda; (3) a list of facilitators and breakout topics; (4) a summary of nominee selection; (5) a list of delegates; (6) a budget and expense summary; (7) a sample ballot; (8) a Florida Pre-Conference delegate application form; and (9) a copy of process pointers provided to the delegates. (LP)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Florida's Governor's Council on Indian Affairs Inc., Tallahassee.