ERIC Number: ED125697
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Proceedings: Conference on Compensatory/Remedial Education (4th, February 26-27, 1976). Occasional Paper Number 26.
Reitan, Henry M., Ed.; Wolak, William J., Ed.
This report includes four papers presented at the fourth annual Conference on Compansatory/Remedial Education held by the Community College Development Center in 1976. Georgette Ioup reviews current issues in second language learning research and discusses their implications for the ESL (English as a Second Language) classroom. David Harrison describes the Downtown Study Centre established by Malaspina College (British Columbia) to provide basic skills training to adults in the community. Soren Roegdke and Greg Lynn describe the creation and operation of a special program at Clark College (Washington) to deal with the large number of Vietnamese refugees in their area; the program is tuition-free and includes intensive English training and acculturation courses. Dr. David N. McCarthy discusses the need for humanistic approaches to language arts instruction. (DC)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Washington Univ., Seattle. Center for Development of Community Coll. Education.