ERIC Number: ED175238
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1977-Nov
Reference Count: N/A
Bilingual-Bicultural Education Regulations.
Alaska State Dept. of Education, Juneau. Office of Public Information and Publications.
Regulations adopted in 1977 by the Alaska State Board of Education governing bilingual-bicultural education in Alaska are presented. The procedure for the initial identification of language dominance in students is set forth. Obligations of school districts toward their non-English-speaking students are detailed. Parental and community involvement is specified. Six types of bilingual/bicultural programs are mandated, and criteria for establishing the appropriateness of given programs for a given district are determined. (JB)
Descriptors: Alaska Natives, Bilingual Education, Community Involvement, Elementary Secondary Education, English (Second Language), Language Dominance, Language Instruction, Language Programs, Multicultural Education, Parent Participation, Program Development, Program Guides, Second Language Learning, State Legislation
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Alaska State Dept. of Education, Juneau. Office of Public Information and Publications.
Identifiers - Location: Alaska