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ERIC Number: EJ528256
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1995
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Toward a Community-Based Transition to a Yup'ik First Language (Immersion) Program with ESL Component.
Hartley, Elizabeth A.; Johnson, Pam
Bilingual Research Journal, v19 n3-4 p571-85 Sum-Fall 1995
In the small Alaskan village of Manokotak, the community participated in the school's shift from an "English submersion" program to Yup'ik immersion plus ESL. Discusses community involvement and participative planning, first-year goals, scheduling of instructional time in each language, staff development, materials development, cultural relevance versus competency based education, student evaluation, and problems during the change process. (SV)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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