ERIC Number: ED072710
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1971-Nov-15
Content Analysis Schedule for Bilingual Education Programs: Programa en Dos Lenguas.
Ludanyi, R. P.; Shore, Marietta Saravia
This content analysis schedule for the "Programa en Dos Lenguas" of Fort Worth, Texas, presents information on the history, funding, and scope of the project. Included are sociolinguistic process variables such as the native and dominant languages of students and their interaction. Information is provided on staff selection and the linguistic background of project teachers. An assessment is made of the duration and extent of the bilingual component, and the methods of second language teaching in general. Included is an analysis of materials, student grouping, tutoring, curriculum patterns, and cognitive development. The report also discusses self-esteem, learning strategies, the bicultural and community components, and means of evaluation. Included is a report on staff development and suggestions for strengthening the program. Information on staff patterns and performance objectives is also included. (SK)
Descriptors: Biculturalism, Bilingual Education, Cognitive Development, Content Analysis, Curriculum Design, Educational Finance, Elementary Education, English, Grouping (Instructional Purposes), Kindergarten Children, Learning Theories, Mexican Americans, Preschool Children, Program Costs, Program Evaluation, Self Esteem, Sociolinguistics, Spanish, Tutoring
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Elementary and Secondary Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC. Div. of Bilingual Education.
Authoring Institution: City Univ. of New York, NY. Hunter Coll. Bilingual Education Applied Research Unit.
Identifiers - Location: Texas (Fort Worth)