ERIC Number: ED053086
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
Reference Count: 0
The Shape of Education for 1971-72.
National School Public Relations Association, Washington, DC.
This collection of 12 articles, prepared by the editors of the weekly newsletter "Education USA," attempts to highlight significant new developments that have surfaced as major education issues. The aim of the collection is to provide "an authoritative, up-to-date report on what's new in education in one book." The articles cover such topics as the Nixon Administration's attitude toward education, performance contracts and education vouchers, PPBS (Program Planning Budgeting Systems), results of the National Assessment of Educational Progress, pass-fail grading, child care centers, informal schools, community schools, and student militancy. (RT) Aspect of National Assessment (NAEP) dealt with in this document: Results (Evaluation).
Descriptors: Activism, Child Care, Community Schools, Educational Vouchers, Federal Aid, Federal Legislation, National Competency Tests, Open Plan Schools, Pass Fail Grading, Performance Contracts, Program Budgeting, Program Development
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Authoring Institution: National School Public Relations Association, Washington, DC.
Identifiers: National Assessment of Educational Progress; Planning Programming Budgeting System