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ERIC Number: ED265231
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983-Apr
Pages: 226
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: N/A
Bilingual Education: Florida Administrator's Manual.
Goonen, Norma M.; And Others
This manual, which is distributed to participants in a training program for school-level administrators associated with the management of bilingual education programs in Florida, contains a wide range of different types of material. The topics covered include the following: (1) a brief description of bilingual education and an outline of its historical development; (2) a summary of bilingual education legislation; (3) the needs and problems of limited English proficient students; (4) information to promote multi-cultural awareness and appreciation, with special focus on Hispanic, Indochinese, Haitian, and Mexican-American cultures; (5) a literature review of competencies for principals of bilingual schools; (6) information on staff selection and development; (7) descriptions of bilingual curriculum materials; (8) myths and facts about bilingual education; and (9) materials for community relations. (KH)
School of Education, Florida International University, Tamiami Campus PR M08, Miami, FL 33199.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: Department of Education, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Florida International Univ., Miami. School of Education.
Identifiers - Location: Florida