ERIC Number: ED053227
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Apr-22
The Garfield Educational Complex: An Innovative Idea. Summary of Three Years of Experiments in Curriculum Relevancy in East Los Angeles.
Los Angeles Unified School District, CA.
This is the descriptive and evaluative report of the Garfield Educational Complex, a cooperating group of schools serving a predominantly Mexican-American Area of East Los Angeles, California. The complex is federally funded and conducted a three-year experiment to develop a relevant bicultural and bilingual program. Program components included: (1) early childhood education; (2) individualized instruction; (3) transition to the world of work; (4) staff development; and, (5) school-community advisory groups. The general response and degree of dissemination indicated that the experiment was successful. (Author/DM)
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Authoring Institution: Los Angeles Unified School District, CA.