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ERIC Number: ED039292
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1969-Sep
Pages: 86
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Project UNIQUE (United Now for Integrated Quality Urban-Suburban Education).
Young, William C.
This Rochester, New York based educational experiment in combining school district, university, and community resources into a Center for Cooperative Action in Urban Education sponsors the following projects described: "The World of Inquiry School" dedicated to integration and self-discovery learning techniques; the urban-suburban transfer program designed to reduce racial isolation; "RISE"--a program to identify and help locate funds for needy students desiring post-secondary education; an Urban Education Major (M.A.) program at the University of Rochester; the Community Teacher Program, a preschool readiness program which involves the cooperation of a community teacher and mothers in home based instruction; "SPAN" (School Parent Advisor to the Neighborhood), a program designed to enhance school-parent cooperation; an inner-city teacher internship program; a Community Resources Council staffed by representatives from business and industry interested in advisory and planning functions; and, the Sibley's Downtown Satellite School which serves to demonstrate self-discovery teaching techniques and also enjoys the teaching services of professionals and tradesmen from the community. [Eight photographic illustrations have been deleted from the document as they will not reproduce. Not available in hard copy due to size of print in original document.] (KG)
Rochester House of Printing, Rochester, N.Y. ($1.35)
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Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Rochester City School District, NY.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Elementary and Secondary Education Act Title III