ERIC Number: ED306762
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
Distant Voices, Shared Dreams. Proceedings of the Annual Alaska Bilingual/Multicultural Education Conference (14th, Anchorage, Alaska, February 3-5, 1988).
Alaska State Dept. of Education, Juneau. Bilingual/Bicultural Education Programs.
These conference proceedings include a conference schedule, numerous photographs from the conference and from its events, and these papers: "Role of Literature as a Source of History, Values and Identity" (keynote address, Edna Ahgeak MacLean); "Motivating Young People to Succeed" (Howard Rainer); "Empowering Minority Students through Creative Reading" (Alma Flor Ada); "Multi-Ethnic Literature in Our Lives and Schools" (Nora Dauenhauer, Richard Dauenhauer); and "Distant Voices, Shared Dreams" (William G. Demmert). Winning student poetry content entries are also included. (MSE)
Descriptors: Alaska Natives, Bilingual Education, Conferences, Educational Attitudes, Educational Strategies, Elementary Secondary Education, Literature Appreciation, Multicultural Education, Poetry, Reading Instruction, Second Language Instruction, Student Attitudes, Student Motivation, Uncommonly Taught Languages
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Alaska State Dept. of Education, Juneau. Bilingual/Bicultural Education Programs.
Identifiers - Location: Alaska