ERIC Number: ED031345
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968
Proceedings, National Conference on Educational Opportunities for Mexican Americans (Austin, Texas, April 25-26, 1968).
Southwest Educational Development Lab., Austin, TX.
The primary objectives of the National Conference on Educational Opportunities for the Mexican American were: (1) to stress the areas of special needs for the Mexican American child in education in order to give priorities in the development of any program at the local level; (2) to present demonstrations of exemplary ways some schools and organizations are solving Mexican American educational problems; and (3) to review and discuss recent legislation relating to the education of the Mexican American. Various groups presented demonstrations on bilingual education, migrant education, and urban education. Addresses were presented by prominent men in the field of education and related discussion sessions were held. Appended are a copy of the program and a brief evaluation of the conference. (RH)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Southwest Educational Development Lab., Austin, TX.