ERIC Number: ED025366
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968-Nov
Reference Count: 0
Programs Available for Strengthening the Education of Spanish-Speaking Students.
Kniefel, Tanya Suarez, Comp.
The purposes of the guide are: (1) to provide information concerning Federal funds available for training educational personnel to work in areas with high concentrations of bilingual students; and (2) to provide familiarization with programs available for bilingual students, as well as programs for research into their educational problems. Also included is a list of scholarships available for Spanish-speaking students. Relevant Federal legislation is listed, along with the purpose of each act, availability of funds, and eligibility. Guidelines for writing and evaluating proposals for Federal funds are included. A bibliography is given to provide information concerning Federal funding offered by the U.S. Office of Education, and the procedures for applying for these funds. (CM)
Descriptors: Adult Vocational Education, Bilingual Education, Bilingual Students, Directories, Educational Finance, Educational Legislation, Educational Researchers, Federal Programs, Scholarships, Spanish Speaking, Teacher Education
Manager, Dup. Serv., NMSU, P.O. Box 3CB, Las Cruces, N.M. 88001 ($1.00, over 5 copies $0.85 each)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Bureau of Research.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Rural Education and Small Schools, Las Cruces, NM.
Note: Paper prepared for the Conf. on Teacher Educ. for Mexican Americans, New Mexico State Univ., February 13-15, 1969.