Home Search The American Presidency Project
John Woolley and Gerhard Peters Home Data Documents Elections Media Links
 
• Public Papers of the Presidents
• State of the Union
Addresses & Messages
• Inaugural Addresses
• Farewell Addresses
• Weekly Addresses
• Fireside Chats
• News Conferences
• Executive Orders
• Proclamations
• Signing Statements
• Press Briefings
• Statements of
 Administration Policy
• Economic Report of the President
• Debates
• Convention Speeches
• Party Platforms
• 2016 Election Documents
• 2012 Election Documents
• 2008 Election Documents
• 2004 Election Documents
• 1996 Election Documents
• 1968 Election Documents
• 1960 Election Documents
• 2017 Transition
• 2009 Transition
• 2001 Transition
• White House Media Pool Reports
Data Index
Audio/Video Index
Election Index
Florida 2000
Presidential Libraries
View Public Papers by Month and Year

INCLUDE documents from the Office of the Press Secretary
INCLUDE election campaign documents, vice presidential documents, first lady, and other executive branch officals
Search the Entire Document Archive
Enter keyword: 


AND OR NOT
Limit by Year

From:
To    :

Limit results per page

INCLUDE documents from the Office of the Press Secretary

INCLUDE election campaign documents, vice presidential documents, first lady, and other executive branch officals

Instructions
You can search the Public Papers in two ways:

1. Search by Keyword and Year
You can search by keyword and choose the range of years within your search by filling out the boxes under Search the Public Papers.

2. View by Month and/or Year
Select the month and/or year you would like information about and press View Public Papers. Then choose a Public Paper and the page will load for you.

Search Engine provided by the Harry S. Truman Library. Our thanks to
Jim Borwick and Dr. Rafee Che Kassim at Project Whistlestop for critical assistance in the implementation of the search function, and to Scott Roley at the Truman Library for facilitating this collaboration.
 
Jimmy Carter: Department of Health, Education, and Welfare Nomination of Blandina Carderms To Be Chief of the Children's Bureau.
Jimmy
Jimmy Carter
Department of Health, Education, and Welfare Nomination of Blandina Carderms To Be Chief of the Children's Bureau.
June 22, 1977
Public Papers of the Presidents
Jimmy Carter<br>1977: Book I
Jimmy Carter
1977: Book I
Font Size:
Print
The American Presidency Project

Promote Your Page Too

The President today announced that he will nominate Blandina Cardenas to be Chief of the Children's Bureau, Department of Health, Education, and Welfare. Cardenas is vice president of the Intercultural Resources Laboratory in San Antonio, and director of the Center for the Management of Innovation in Multicultural Education.

She was born October 25, 1944, in Del Rio, Tex. She received a B.J. from the University of Texas in 1967 and an Ed.D. from the University of Massachusetts in 1974.

Cardenas was a teacher in the San Felipe Independent School District, Del Rio, Tex., in 1967-68, and an information writer for the College of Fine Arts at the University of Texas in 1968-69. In 1969 she served as assistant program development coordinator for the Texas Migrant Educational Development Center, Southwest Educational Development Laboratory, in Austin.

From 1969 to 1972, she was executive assistant to the director of Mexican American Education and director of the Texas Migrant Educational Development Center. In 1969-70 she was also an educational writer for the bilingual education program of the Edgewood School District, in San Antonio, and in 1970-71 she was director of the Career Opportunities Program for the Edgewood School District.

In 1971 Cardenas was director of planning and chief writer for the Edgewood Independent School District Experimental Schools Program, and also served as director of Our Lady of the Lake College, the Edgewood District's cooperative summer institute on early childhood education.

In 1972 Cardenas was director of bilingual education for the Intercultural Resources Laboratory in San Antonio. In 1974 and 1975, she was a Rockefeller Fellow assigned to the staff of then-Senator Walter F. Mondale. Since 1975 she has been director of the Center for the Management of Innovation in Multicultural Education (Lau Center), a division of the Intercultural Development Research Association.

From 1971 to 1974, Cardenas was a consultant to the Office of the Secretary of HEW and the Office of Civil Rights at HEW. In 1973 she was regional coordinator for the National Educational Task Force de la Raza. She has been a consultant on bilingual television programming for children and has published numerous articles.



Citation: Jimmy Carter: "Department of Health, Education, and Welfare Nomination of Blandina Carderms To Be Chief of the Children's Bureau.," June 22, 1977. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project. http://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/ws/?pid=7708.
Home         
© 1999-2018 - Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley - The American Presidency Project ™
Locations of visitors to this page