ERIC Number: ED064003
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972
Reference Count: 0
Promising School Practices for Mexican Americans.
Smith, George W., Ed.; Caskey, Owen L., Ed.
The designers of 66 projects intended to create meaningful and productive educational experiences for Mexican American children with impoverished backgrounds describe and evaluate their programs. In the various articles, programs in the areas of readiness and orientation, language development, bilingual instruction, English-as-a-second language and oral language, reading, parent involvement, and self-concept enhancement are described. The compilation also includes discussions of migrant programs, special programs for Mexican American student, and research reports on Mexican American projects in education. (MJB)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Southwest Educational Development Lab., Austin, TX.; Texas Tech Univ., Lubbock.