ERIC Number: EJ273798
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-Nov
Reference Count: 0
Educating Minority Youths: An Inventory of Current Theory.
Banks, James A.
Education and Urban Society, v15 n1 p88-103 Nov 1982
Examines theories on which basic skills education for the minorities has been based, namely: (1) cultural deprivation; (2) integration; and (3) cultural difference/cultural pluralism. Discusses approaches for teaching English to students who speak other languages and suggests that the bilingual/bicultural approach provides the most benefits. (Author/MJL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A