ERIC Number: ED190732
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Directory of Asian and Pacific American Bilingual Programs in the United States.
National Clearinghouse for Bilingual Education, Arlington, VA.; Asian American Bilingual Center, Berkeley, CA.; Bilingual Education Technical Assistance Center, Takoma, WA.; Northwest Regional Educational Lab., Portland, OR. Center for Bilingual Education.
Included in this booklet are Federal, State, and locally funded Asian and Pacific bilingual programs. The directory is divided into five sections, which are sub-divided by State and city. The first section lists Basic Education Programs. Citations include the name, address and telephone number of each district, schools within the program, language(s) and grade level(s), contact person, funding source, and program model(s). Section Two lists Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) Title VII Network Centers. Three categories are included: Dissemination and Assessment Centers publishing Asian and Pacific bilingual materials, Bilingual Education Service Centers serving Asian and Pacific languages within their regions, and Materials Development Centers producing Asian and Pacific curricula. Section Three cites ESEA Title VII Fellowship Programs. For each institution of higher education engaging in graduate level bilingual programs emphasizing Asian and Pacific languages, the institution name, address, telephone number, director, languages, degrees awarded, and number of fellowships are listed. Section Four lists ESEA Title VII Training Grants. Each grant is listed with institution name, address, telephone number, contact person, languages served, and activities. Section Five lists National Origin Desegregation Assistance Centers (NODACs) funded under Title IV of the Civil Rights Act. NODACs are listed by service regions and States where assistance is provided. (Author/MK)
Descriptors: Asian Americans, Bilingual Education, College Programs, Elementary Secondary Education, Higher Education, Information Networks, Organizations (Groups), Resource Centers
Asian American Bilingual Center, 2168 Shattuck Avenue, Third Floor, Berkeley, CA 94704 ($4.00).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.; Office of Bilingual Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Clearinghouse for Bilingual Education, Arlington, VA.; Asian American Bilingual Center, Berkeley, CA.; Bilingual Education Technical Assistance Center, Takoma, WA.; Northwest Regional Educational Lab., Portland, OR. Center for Bilingual Education.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Bilingual Education Act 1968; Civil Rights Act 1964 Title IV