ERIC Number: ED195893
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980-Sep
Reference Count: 0
The Foreign Student in Elementary and Secondary Schools: A Guide for Administrators and Pupil Services Personnel.
Bureau of Postsecondary Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC. Div. of International Education.; National Association for Foreign Student Affairs, Washington, DC.
This guide provides guidelines and information for school administrators and pupil personnel services personnel who work with students from abroad. Immigration laws and statuses are briefly reviewed, and legal steps are presented for meeeting Immigration and Naturalization Service regulations before enrolling foreign students. Information is provided to help schools: (1) develop policies and procedures for the admission, evaluation, and placement of foreign students; (2) evaluate each student's English language proficiency; (3) design appropriate counseling services; (4) review school district policies; and (5) deal with financial concerns of non-immigrants. An annotated bibliography is followed by appendices of various foreign student and non-immigrant forms. (NRB)
Descriptors: Administrator Role, Board of Education Policy, Elementary Secondary Education, English (Second Language), Foreign Student Advisers, Foreign Students, Language Proficiency, Legal Responsibility, Pupil Personnel Services, School Counseling, School Policy, School Responsibility, Student Adjustment
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Bureau of Postsecondary Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC. Div. of International Education.; National Association for Foreign Student Affairs, Washington, DC.