ERIC Number: ED338033
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Manual para os Pais sobre a Educacao na California = A Handbook on California Education for Language Minority Parents Portuguese/English Edition.
California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento. Bilingual Education Office.
This guide, designed for limited-English-speaking native Portuguese-speaking parents in California and presented in both Portuguese and English versions, is a general reference about the California State educational system. Sections address the following topics in question-and-answer format: matriculation, general information, and transportation; the basic academic program and curriculum; eligibility, placement, promotion, and testing; bilingual education; additional educational programs and services, including continuing, vocational, and adult education, attendance, and opportunities for gifted and talented; parent participation in the schools; and the structure of the public school system. (MSE)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Bilingual Education, Continuing Education, Curriculum Design, Elementary Secondary Education, English (Second Language), Gifted, Limited English Speaking, Nontraditional Education, Parent Participation, Portuguese, Program Descriptions, Public Schools, Pupil Personnel Services, State Programs, Student Placement, Testing, Transportation, Uncommonly Taught Languages, Vocational Education
California Department of Education, P.O. Box 271, Sacramento, CA 95802-0271.
Publication Type: Reference Materials - General; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento. Bilingual Education Office.