ERIC Number: ED164705
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978-Mar
The Comprehensive Urban Youth Advocacy Program Proposal.
Dallas County Juvenile Dept., TX.; North Texas State Univ., Denton.; Dallas Independent School District, TX.
This document describes a program designed to strengthen the educational opportunities of juvenile delinquents and/or youth offenders in the Dallas Independent School District (DISD) and the Dallas County Juvenile Department Detention Center. The project's goals, expected outcomes and activities are outlined. Major project components outlined include: (1) staff development programs, (2) community based programs, (3) interagency-interaction model, (4) exceptional child component, (5) multicultural component, (6) teacher-intern component, (7) leadership training program, (8) adoption and institutionalization, (9) graduate credit for training activities, and (10) the Teacher Corps Project Center. Major processes described include aspects of the organizational structure, the recruitment, selection and organization of the Teacher Corp Team, and plans of action for the instructional program. Also presented are proposed strategies for the management, evaluation, dissemination, and institutional adoption of such a program. A list of references is provided. (Author/EB)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Dallas County Juvenile Dept., TX.; North Texas State Univ., Denton.; Dallas Independent School District, TX.
Identifiers - Location: Texas (Dallas)