ERIC Number: EJ595861
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Small Planet: Kids from Around the World Get a Warm Welcome at an Award-Winning School.
Northwest Education, v5 n1 p32-39 Fall 1999
Describes programs and activities at Eleanor Roosevelt Elementary, distinguished Title I school in Vancouver, Washington. With nearly 40% English-language learners and a diverse group of immigrant students, the school uses bilingual staff assistants to ensure that all students' needs are met and to promote parent-school connections. Features a Russian second-grader's story and a school profile. (CDS)
Descriptors: Diversity (Student), Economically Disadvantaged, Elementary Education, Elementary School Students, Elementary Schools, Immigrants, Limited English Speaking, Paraprofessional School Personnel, Parent School Relationship, Reading Programs, Student Needs, Thematic Approach
Available at Web site: http://www.nwrel.org/nwedu/.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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