ERIC Number: ED096047
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974-Feb-5
Reference Count: N/A
Addendum to the Intervenor's Education Plan for the Denver Public Schools.
Cardenas, Jose A.
The addendum to the Denver Public Schools education plan, which was submitted to the Court on January 23, 1974, makes specific recommendations for elements of school activities outlined in the plan. The recommendations pertain to the philosophy; policy; the scope and sequence of poverty, cultural, language, mobility, and perceptual aspects; curriculum; staffing including poverty, culture, language, mobility, and societal perceptions training; recruitment; hiring; evaluation; co-curriculum activities; student services; the testing program; psychological services; counseling services; pupil orientation programs; special motivation services; a catch-up or adjustment center; noninstructional needs; community involvement; implementation procedures; and jurisdiction. Among the recommendations are: (1) rules and regulations which are consistant with the philosophy statement issued by the Denver Board of Education shall be enacted; (2) bilingual and bicultural programs must be implemented in all schools beginning with early childhood through adult education programs; (3) every area of the educational system shall be staffed on the basis of parity for minorities, with an affirmative action program implemented within a 5-year period to ensure teacher parity; and (4) the Court will maintain continuing jurisdiction over this case in order to supervise the implementation of these plans. (NQ)
Descriptors: Accountability, Blacks, Court Litigation, Curriculum Development, Educational Legislation, Educational Specifications, Educationally Disadvantaged, Equal Education, Philosophy, Program Content, Program Development, Spanish Speaking
Not available separately, see RC 008 088
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Colorado