ERIC Number: ED250950
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: N/A
Cultural Orientation Resource Manual, Volume III, Supplement 1983.
Center for Applied Linguistics, Washington, DC.
This volume of supplementary materials is intended for use in the Department of State's Intensive English as a Second Language, Cultural Orientation, and Pre-Employment Training Program for United States-bound Southeast Asian refugees. It contains an introductory section on the program's history, descriptions of the program sites in Bataan (Philippines), Galang (Indonesia), and Phanat Nikhom (Thailand), notes on content standards, an activities guide, training guides, and resource materials for the cultural orientation component of the program. The section on content standards outlines the development of standards, a synopsis of content by topic area, a topical list of content standards, additional recommended subtopics, and an alphabetical list of standards. The activities guide contains information concerning classroom orientation, time management, communication, housing, employment, consumerism and finance, community and social services, health and sanitation, social roles, resettlement and sponsorship, the transit process, and an integrated curriculum model. The training guides include materials for teacher training and classroom use concerning staff development, training techniques, and use of resource materials. A section on resource materials lists print materials used by all three sites, print materials developed by the sites, and audiovisual materials used by all sites. (MSE)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of State, Washington, DC. Bureau of Refugee Programs.
Authoring Institution: Center for Applied Linguistics, Washington, DC.