ERIC Number: ED059818
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
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Reports: "Bilingual Education: The Status of the Art, 1970" (7th Annual Conference of the Southwest Council for Bilingual Education, El Paso, Texas, November 20-21, 1970).
Stubing, C. H.; And Others
A report on the status of bilingual education during 1970, this document is composed of presentations from the 7th Annual Conference of the Southwest Council for Bilingual Education. Papers included are entitled Bilingual/Bicultural Education: Our Mission in the 70's, Bilingual Education--Theory and Practice, Discrepancies Between Theory and Practice, Getting a Handle on the Attainable, and, The Measurement of Linguistic and Cultural Phenomena. A section entitled Increasing Teacher Proficiency in the Education of Mexican-American Youth describes a proposed program to increase the proficiency of bilingual teachers; this section provides a description of the program (to be implemented at the University of Texas at El Paso) in terms of rationale, goals, program of instruction, and strategies for recruitment. Also included are 6 paradigms relating to the proposed program. (MJB)
Descriptors: Biculturalism, Bilingual Education, Conference Reports, Linguistics, Mexican Americans, Program Development, Teacher Educator Education, Teaching, Teaching Skills, Theories
Publications Manager, Box 3 L, Department of Foreign Languages, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, New Mexico 88001 ($2.75)
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Authoring Institution: Southwest Council for Bilingual Education, Las Cruces, NM.