ERIC Number: ED085450
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972-Sep
Increasing Compatibility Between Educational Practices and the Educational Needs of Pupils Who are Asian With Emphasis on Their Language and Cultural Needs.
Castillo, Lydia R.; Ponce, Corazon A.
The contents of this document are organized in eight parts, as follows. Part One, "Speech of Dr. Esther M. T. Sato," the consultant, Associate Professor at the College of Education, University of Hawaii, discusses the following topics: in the background of Filipinos in Hawaii, their social problems, Filipino cultural values, guidelines to help the Filipino child in the classroom, cultural and language differences, and acculturation of the Filipino immigrant. Part Two, "Work Session With Elementary Counselors, Bilingual and English as a Second Language Personnel, and Ethnic Studies Personnel," includes a summary of Dr. Sato's presentation to them and a transcript of the question-and-answer session following that presentation. Part Three summarizes the "Work Session With the Basic Training Team, Bilingual and English as a Second Language Personnel, Selected Personnel and Community Leaders." Part Four details "Identified General Educational Needs and Suggested Solutions." Part Five, "A Study of Cultural Values: the Filipino Personality in Perspective," is a paper by Dr. Lydia R. Castillo. Part Six, "English-Tagalog-Ilokano Glossary of Common Expressions Used in School," is a paper by Mrs. Corazon Ponce. Parts Seven and Eight are reading lists, "General Reading on Philippine Culture and Heritage," and "Suggested Textbooks for Philippine Literature." (JM)
Descriptors: Bilingual Education, Classroom Techniques, Community Leaders, Cultural Background, Educational Needs, Educational Practices, Elementary Education, English (Second Language), Filipino Americans, Inservice Teacher Education, Language Handicaps, Minority Group Children, School Counseling, Values, Workshops
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: San Francisco Unified School District, CA.
Identifiers - Location: Hawaii