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ERIC Number: ED056111
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1968
Pages: 283
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Inter-Racial In-Service Program Designed to Increase the Educational Opportunities of the Children in the Richmond Public Schools, July 1, 1965-June 30, 1966; and February 1, 1968-December 31, 1968.
Anderson, Robert T.; Lee, Nathaniel
The objectives of the Institute were to improve the educational programs offered to all children in the Richmond Public Schools, and to assist staff members in broadening their self-concepts in relation to co-workers, various sub-cultures, and the environment in which they teach. Thirty-one different groups were involved during 1965-1966; each had an instructor selected for their competence in a subject area. The program centered around six content areas: Communication; Development of Future Leaders; Leadership Development; Reading Improvement; Social Science; and, Speech Improvement. Also included is a Final Report concerned additionally with the employment of "Advisory Specialists", a team of urban experts to help prevent resegregation and to recruit competent personnel for desegregated faculties. [Seven pages of copyrighted material, "News clippings on the Urban Team Report," have been deleted from the 1968 report section of the document.] (Author/CB)
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Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Richmond Public Schools, VA.
Identifiers - Location: Virginia