ERIC Number: EJ528245
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1995
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An ESL/Bilingual/Bicultural Pre-collegiate Program for Southeast Asian Refugee High School Students.
Werner-Smith, Anne Marie; Smolkin, Laura B.
Bilingual Research Journal, v19 n3-4 p395-408 Sum-Fall 1995
Describes a precollegiate English-as-a-Second-Language summer program for Southeast Asian high school students, held at the University of Wisconsin at Stevens Point. Discusses the use of cultural story telling to build a bridge between the self and the new academic setting, and the use of Southeast Asian college students as peer counselors providing bilingual support. (SV)
Descriptors: Asian Americans, Biculturalism, Bilingual Education Programs, College Preparation, College School Cooperation, Cultural Education, Culturally Relevant Education, English (Second Language), High School Students, High Schools, Immigrants, Peer Counseling, Program Development, Story Telling, Summer Programs
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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