Scope and Content
Title: Center for Language Education and Research. Correspondence Files.
Identifier/Call Number: University Archives Record Series 415
UCLA Library Special Collections
Language of Material:
1.25 linear ft.
Record Series 415 contains correspondence, proposals, and memos from the Center for Language Education and Research.
Center for Language Education and Research.
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[Identification of item], Center for Language Education and Research. Correspondence Files (University Archives Record Series
415). UCLA Library Special Collections, University Archives.
The University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) Center for Language Education and Research (CLEAR) was a federally-funded
five-year project lasting from 1985 - 1989. The Center was part of the UCLA Center for World Languages. The purpose of CLEAR
was to improve the quality of language education in the United States. It's chief focus was on English proficiency with a
simultaneous commitment to the maintenance and development of heritage language proficiency.
Scope and Content
Record Series 415 contains correspondence from the five-year duration of the Center for Language Education and Research. General
correspondence is included as well as correspondence with associations, Congressman Augustus Hawkins, and other departments.
Memorandums, proposals, and contract information are also included.
This is an inactive record series; no additional University records are expected to be added.