NotesFAQContact Us
Search Tips
Showing 1 to 15 of 20 results Save | Export
Hayden, Robert C., Ed. – 1979
The document presents ten interviews with ethnically diverse Bostonian immigrants who have been long-time residents of their communities. It is part of the 1978-79 Ethnic Heritage Project for Boston Youth, designed for secondary students. Oral history is used to help students gain an understanding of the development of urban-ethnic neighborhoods…
Descriptors: Blacks, Chinese Americans, Cultural Awareness, Cultural Background
Skjervold, Christian K.; And Others – 1975
The student booklet presents short case studies illustrating the ethnicity unit of the Minneapolis Multi-Ethnic Curriculum Project for secondary schools. Twelve brief chapters describe various aspects of the life, values, behavior, education, culture, and religious ceremonies and feelings of different ethnic groups in the United States. They…
Descriptors: American Indians, Case Studies, Chinese Americans, Culture
Caselli, Ron, Comp. – 1975
Approximately 1500 books published between 1940 and 1974 constitute this revised edition of the 1970 minority experience bibliography. It is said to be directed at teachers in inservice activities and students of American minority groups. Afro-Americans and native Americans are covered with additional sections on the Asian-American, Euro-American,…
Descriptors: American Indians, Asian Americans, Bibliographies, Black Studies
Nadel, Max, Ed. – 1977
This teaching manual presents a model course for eighth graders involving the study of the ethnic groups that make up an American urban community. The course considers cultural, historical and sociological elements of immigrant groups in New York City, especially the Irish, Italian, Jewish, Chinese, Black and Puerto Rican populations. The manual…
Descriptors: Blacks, Chinese Americans, Citations (References), Cross Cultural Studies
Brande, Ralph T.; Argoff, Allen S. – 1979
This ethnic studies resource guide contains background readings and lesson outlines on various ethnic groups which elementary and secondary teachers can use to prepare classroom lessons. The guide was developed by teachers who attended a workshop sponsored by a federally funded ethnic studies project of the New York City Board of Education. The…
Descriptors: Bibliographies, Blacks, Chinese Americans, Class Activities
Sowell, Thomas, Ed.; Collins, Lynn D., Ed. – 1978
The essays in this volume focus on the historical and social evolution of six American ethnic groups. Thomas Sowell discusses similarities and differences in the experiences of antebellum "free persons of color," emancipated slaves and their descendants, and West Indian immigrants, and examines trends in the socioeconomic status of black…
Descriptors: American History, Blacks, Chinese Americans, Cultural Influences
Skjervold, Christian K.; And Others – 1975
The student booklet presents short case studies illustrating the family unit of the Minneapolis Multi-Ethnic Curriculum Project for secondary schools. Thirteen brief chapters describe family life and patterns of different ethnic groups in the United States. They present stories of individuals in groups such as Puerto Ricans, Swedish Americans,…
Descriptors: Adoption, American Indians, Blacks, Case Studies
Haley, Frances, Ed. – 1982
Selected materials produced by Title IX Ethnic Heritage Studies Program projects, funded from 1974 through 1978, are evaluated in this catalog. The materials were selected by three panels of evaluators using three areas of criteria: (1) appropriateness for use in learning situations; (2) ethnic authenticity of content, and (3) technical quality…
Descriptors: Adult Education, Alaska Natives, American Indians, Blacks
New York City Board of Education, Brooklyn, NY. Office of Educational Evaluation. – 1980
This is an evaluation of a Title VII bilingual education project, the Native Language Reading Approach, conducted in the New York City Schools in 1979-80. The program was designed to serve as an exemplary reading and native language arts project in elementary schools for a largely Hispanic student population, but also served speakers of Italian,…
Descriptors: Bilingual Education, Chinese Americans, Curriculum Development, Elementary Education
Fisher, Norman; Kobliner, Richard – 1970
The five month course of study for grades 9 through 12 offers activity guidelines and a variety of resource materials on American ethnic groups of Chinese, Irish, Italian, and Jewish persons. Focus is upon the cultural diversity of the American people, and the adjustments and contributions of the ethnic groups. The aim of the course is for…
Descriptors: Activity Units, Bibliographies, Chinese Americans, Concept Teaching
New York City Board of Education, Brooklyn, NY. Office of Educational Evaluation. – 1980
This is an evaluation report of a Title VII Bilingual Program conducted at five New York City High Schools in 1979-80. The report contains a program description and information on the schools' demographic context and student characteristics. Instructional components of the program discussed include: (1) student placement, programming, and…
Descriptors: Achievement Gains, Bilingual Education, Chinese Americans, Curriculum Development
Rex, Buck R. – 1981
This is an evaluation report on a Title VII bilingual program that was conducted in Community School District 30, Queens, in New York City during 1980-81. The report states that the program served pupils of limited English capacity whose native languages were Greek, Chinese, Italian, and Spanish. The program's goals, activities and structure are…
Descriptors: Achievement Gains, Bilingual Education, Chinese Americans, Class Organization
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Allen, Ray; Groce, Nancy, Ed. – New York Folklore, 1988
This special journal issue is designed to draw attention to the varied musical traditions of cultural groups living in New York State. Recent research by folklorists and musicologists also is examined. Articles include: (1) "Introduction: Folk and Traditional Music in New York State" (Ray Allen; Nancy Groce); (2) "African-American…
Descriptors: American Indian Culture, Anthropology, Black Culture, Chinese Americans
New York City Board of Education, Brooklyn, NY. Bureau of Curriculum Development. – 1968
This teaching guide for the study of minority groups in America is intended to help the secondary school student (1) improve his self-image through an appreciation of his heritage, (2) recognize the contributions of the diverse groups that make up American society, (3) realize that interdependence is a part of American life, and (4) develop skills…
Descriptors: American Culture, Black Culture, Chinese Americans, Cultural Awareness
New York City Board of Education, Brooklyn. Office of Educational Assessment. – 1985
This document evaluates the Bilingual Program in the Auxiliary Services for High Schools program, which provides instruction in English as a second language, native language development, basic education, and job counseling and placement services to approximately 1,900 students at 15 sites in New York City. The program was developed in 1969 to…
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Attendance, Bilingual Education Programs, Career Guidance
Previous Page | Next Page ยป
Pages: 1  |  2