ERIC Number: ED318291
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989-Jul-12
Reference Count: N/A
Legalization: Phase Two Requirements and Guidelines for Courses of Study Recognized by the Attorney General.
Immigration and Naturalization Service, Washington, DC. Office of Outreach.
Information concerning the federal regulations governing the basic citizenship skills requirement for immigrant legalization, as amended, is presented. Materials include: (1) a sample memorandum to educational service providers relaying information concerning the requirement; (2) revised requirements and guidelines for courses of study recognized by the Attorney General, including definitions of terms relevant to the legislation, Immigration and Naturalization Service requirements for course content and design, a brief description of the required Federal Citizenship text series, and program guidelines and functional guidelines for recognized courses; (3) a description of the English-civics tests available to legalized aliens; (4) a revised list of 100 standardized United States history and government questions and answers; (5) a list of 20 sample sentences used in the English literacy test; (6) a list of alternatives for aliens "satisfactorily pursuing" a recognized program of English and civics study; and (7) form I-803, a petition for the Attorney General's recognition to provide a course of study for Phase II legalization. (MSE) (Adjunct ERIC Clearinghouse on Literacy Education)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Immigration and Naturalization Service, Washington, DC. Office of Outreach.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Immigration Reform and Control Act 1986