ERIC Number: ED310196
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
Bright Ideas That Work: A Booklet of School Programs That Impact Minority and Equity Issues.
North Carolina State Dept. of Public Instruction, Raleigh. Div. of Desegregation Assistance.
This directory describes 25 innovative programs, in the public schools of North Carolina, which impact minority and equity issues. The following information is supplied for each program: (1) contact person; (2) grade level; (3) purpose; and (4) nature and scope. The following programs are located in the Charlotte-Mecklenberg Schools: (1) After School Cultural Arts; (2) Equals; (3) Indian Education Program; (4) Love of Learning; (5) Minority Achievement by Choice; (6) Minority Achievement Program; (7) Multicultural Education; and (8) Plan for Minority Achievement. The following programs are located in the Durham County Schools: (1) Ideas and Suggestions for Black History Celebration; and (2) Mathematics/Science Education Network. The following programs are located in the Durham City Schools: (1) Mentor Program for Girls Grades 3-5; and (2) Mentor Program for Teen Mothers. The Multicultural Education Project is located in the Greensboro Public Schools. The Young Parents Program is located in the Hickory City Schools. The Sex Equity Model Program--Counseling Awareness is located in the Kings Mountain District Schools. The following programs are located in the New Hanover County Schools: (1) Region O Council for the Advancement of Minorities in Engineering (ROCAME); (2) Sensitivity Today and Respect for Tomorrow (START); and (3) Teacher Affective Program (TAP). The You've Got to Be KID-DING program is located in the Pasquotank County Schools. The Artists-In-Schools program is located in the Vance County Schools. The Sex Equity/Pregnant Girls Project is located in the Wilkes County Schools. The Helping Hands program is located in the Wake County Schools. Two special programs, the Student Mediation Program developed by the Dispute Settlement Center in Carrboro (North Carolina) and A Model Human Relations Program (Yonkers, New York), are also included. (FMW)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: North Carolina State Dept. of Public Instruction, Raleigh. Div. of Desegregation Assistance.
Identifiers - Location: North Carolina