ERIC Number: ED023752
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968-Jan-12
Reference Count: 0
Pointing the Way Toward Equality, Inter-Agency Conference on Equal Educational Opportunity (January 12, 1968).
New York State Teachers Association, Albany.
The proceedings of a one-day conference on equal educational opportunity are abstracted in this document. Included are statements by representatives of the invited public and private agencies. The summary points out that there were two recurrent basic themes--(1) ways must be found to ensure and implement equality of educational opportunity for all, and (2) classroom teachers must be involved in formulating and implementing plans. Aseries of recommendations for action are listed, mentioning such areas as sensitivity training, literacy programs, social and behavior problems of children, information dissemination, use of volunteers, changes in curriculum and marking systems, and interagency cooperation. (NH)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: New York State Teachers Association, Albany.