ERIC Number: ED103143
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: 0
Observations from a National Bilingual Bicultural Institute Recommendations for a State Wide Design. Annual Illinois Bilingual Bicultural Conference (1st, Chicago, Illinois, March 28-29, 1974).
Casso, Henry J., Comp.
At the conclusion of the conference, the significant "happenings" in bilingual bicultural education were reviewed. Topics discussed were the: (1) 1966 Tucson (Arizona) conference sponsored by the National Education Association; (2) 57 fifth-year Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) Title VII projects in the United States with high concentration of Mexican American students; (3) survey of the 1,300 participants from 25 states at the national 1973 Bilingual Bicultural Institute; and (4) U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Study. Given in this report are: (1) the 10 major recommendations determined at Tucson in 1966, (2) a listing of significant "happenings" since Tucson, (3) major findings and recommendations from the review of the 57 Title VII projects and the survey of the 1,300 institute participants, and (4) some of Dr. Kissinger's remarks from the "26 Latin American Conference" held in Mexico City as reported in a number of U.S. newspapers. (NQ)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Education Task Force de la Raza, Albuquerque, NM.