ERIC Number: ED165489
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Nov
Indochinese Refugee Alert Bulletin. Bulletin Number 11.
Center for Applied Linguistics, Arlington, VA.
This guide for Indochinese refugees and related organizations and workers provides the following information: (1) summaries of bills passed by the 95th Congress that affect refugees and refugee programs; (2) grants awarded the Refugee Task Force of the Department of Health, Education, and Welfare for English as a second language (ESL) programs and employment projects for fiscal year 1978, listed by region and state; and (3) a description of a National Project for Indochinese Document Evaluation established at California State University at Long Beach to evaluate documents pertaining to a refugee's educational or employment background. Also provided is a list of new Refugee Education Guides that are available free from the National Indochinese Clearinghouse, a list of bilingual glossaries prepared for use in Indochinese countries, a contact for obtaining information on special legal services available to Indochinese refugees, and a list of two Vietnamese texts and three Hmong texts. (SW)
Descriptors: Bibliographies, Credentials, Educational Background, Employment Programs, English for Special Purposes, English (Second Language), Federal Aid, Federal Legislation, Glossaries, Indochinese, Instructional Materials, Language Programs, Legal Aid, Refugees, Resource Materials, Textbooks
National Indochinese Clearinghouse, Center for Applied Linguistics, 1611 N. Kent Street, Arlington, Virginia 22209 (free)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Center for Applied Linguistics, Arlington, VA.