ERIC Number: ED280648
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986
Reference Count: 0
A Directory of Organizations and Programs in Mexican American Education.
Quezada-Aragon, Manuela L., Comp.
The directory cites 40 organizations or programs related to Mexican American education. Entries are based on responses to surveys conducted in the fall of 1985 and spring of 1986. The entries are listed alphabetically by state within national, state, and university categories. Each entry includes a brief description of the organization/program function, appropriate acronym, address, telephone number, and contact person. A program description and listing of the eight current bilingual education multifunctional support/resource centers concludes the directory. Services and issues of concern to the listed organizations include migrant teacher aide recruitment, information need of the Spanish-speaking populationl legal aid, social policies and practices affecting Hispanics, women's studies, mental health, ethnic studies, Hispanic arts, mathematics/engineering/scientific education, higher education, bilingual/multicultural education, and Chicano Studies. (LFL)
Descriptors: Bilingual Education, College Programs, Engineering Education, Fine Arts, Higher Education, Legal Aid, Mathematics Education, Mental Health, Mexican American Education, Mexican Americans, Migrant Education, Multicultural Education, National Programs, Organizations (Groups), Program Descriptions, Science Education, Secondary Education, Spanish Speaking, Womens Studies
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs; ERIC Publications
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Rural Education and Small Schools, Las Cruces, NM.