ERIC Number: ED089497
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1971-May
Reference Count: N/A
Dale Avenue School Early Childhood Education Center Project. Research Bulletin, Volume I, No. 3, May 1971.
Paterson Board of Education, NJ.
Discussed are aspects of the inservice training component of a 1970-71 Paterson, New Jersey, Title III Early Education project which provided an educational intervention program for 120 pre-kindergarten and 120 kindergarten aged culturally disadvantaged children. Noted is the development by the staff of a set of Performance Objectives for areas such as listening, speaking, math, and classification. Described is individual testing of students on the Peabody Picture Vocabulary Test and two staff developed tests: the Identity and Body Parts Test and the Skills Assessment Test. Noted is referral to specialists of children with additional problems such as speech handicaps or hearing loss. Described individually are workshops on the following topics: audiology, methods and materials in perceptual training, language, and the testing program. Also noted are a workshop preceding a symposium on early childhood education, an orientation workshop for first grade teachers, and a workshop on the effects of personality variables on learning. (DB)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Elementary and Secondary Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Paterson Board of Education, NJ.
Identifiers - Location: New Jersey
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Elementary and Secondary Education Act Title III