ERIC Number: ED069458
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972-Jul
Reference Count: N/A
Title I Project Synopsis, Fiscal Year 1973. Phoenix Area Bureau of Indian Affairs.
Bureau of Indian Affairs (Dept. of Interior), Phoenix, AZ.
The Phoenix Area Office exercises jurisdiction over 21 Bureau of Indian Affairs schools in a 3-State region--Arizona, California, and Nevada. Served in the agency schools are 2,381 students attending boarding schools and 2,046 students attending reservation day schools. The Fiscal Year 1973 Title I Project Synopsis is indexed by the 7 component types and by the 40 operating projects. The 7 component types are described and include: (1) Total Curricular Modification, which attempts to be totally responsive to the needs of academically deficient students; (2) Reading, which is directed at remediation of reading difficulties in grades K-12 and which makes use of various approaches to reading instruction--from utilizing special-purpose equipment and systems to more traditional tutorial techniques; (3) Reading and Language Arts, which makes use of various approaches and types of activities and teaching methodologies; (4) Oral Language; (5) Mathematics, which, with objectives in the cognitive domain of arithmetic, utilizes differing approaches and techniques--from the use of manipulatives to a computerized math program, for grades 1-12; (6) Special Education Projects, which are directed at handicapped American Indian children and which reflect an attempt to provide much needed special education services for elementary school students; and (7) Physical Education for grades 1-12. Also included are 2 appendixes describing the materials used in reading/language arts and in mathematics. (FF)
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Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Office of Programs for the Disadvantaged.
Authoring Institution: Bureau of Indian Affairs (Dept. of Interior), Phoenix, AZ.
Identifiers - Location: Arizona; Arizona (Phoenix)
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Elementary and Secondary Education Act Title I