ERIC Number: ED208109
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980-May
Vietnamese Refugee Students: A Handbook for School Personnel. Second Edition.
Wei, Tam Thi Dang
This handbook begins with a brief discussion of Vietnamese religion, values, characteristics, and customs, and then describes the educational system of Vietnam and the behavioral expectations for its children. The third section of this handbook discusses the adjustments and conflicts faced by Vietnamese refugee children. Finally, some educational suggestions are presented which focus primarily on administrative concerns and the learning of English. Appendices include six bibliographies: (1) Indochinese Refugee Guides; (2) Vietnamese History, Literature, and Folklore; (3) English as a Second Language Teaching Materials; (4) Bilingual and Vietnamese Materials: K-12; (5) Bilingual/Bicultural Education and Materials; and (6) Reading on Bilingual/Bicultural Evaluations. (MK)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Assessment and Dissemination Center for Bilingual Education, Cambridge, MA.; Illinois Univ., Urbana. Midwest Organization for Materials Development.
Note: First edition published by Illinois Office of Education.