ERIC Number: ED265231
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983-Apr
Reference Count: 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)
Descriptors: Administration, Administrator Education, Administrator Role, Bilingual Education, Bilingual Instructional Materials, Elementary Secondary Education, Hispanic American Culture, Hispanic Americans, Limited English Speaking, Mexican Americans, Multicultural Education, Spanish Speaking
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
Sponsor: Department of Education, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Florida International Univ., Miami. School of Education.
Identifiers - Location: Florida