ERIC Number: ED057662
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
Reference Count: 0
Foreign Curriculum Consultant Program for American Schools, Colleges, and State Departments of Education: 1972-73.
Institute of International Studies (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Section 102 (b) (6) of the Mutual Educational and Cultural Exchange Act (Public Law 87-256), known commonly as the Fulbright-Hays Act, which is designed to promote international understanding and cooperation, is described in this brochure. The Foreign Curriculum Consultant Program is intended to help educational institutions at all levels by bringing specialists from other countries to the United States to assist in planning and developing local curriculums in foreign language and area studies. Information on the following aspects of the program is provided: (1) program description, (2) general qualifications for consultants, (3) administration of the program, (4) the Board of Foreign Scholarships, (5) the Institute of International Studies, (6) American diplomatic missions and binational commissions, (7) financial provisions, (8) the participating institution, (9) application instructions, and (10) related programs in international studies. (RL)
Descriptors: Consultants, Cultural Education, Curriculum Development, Exchange Programs, Federal Aid, Federal Programs, International Education, International Relations, Language Instruction, Modern Languages, Program Descriptions
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 (GPO HE5.214: 14143-73, $.20)
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Authoring Institution: Institute of International Studies (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.