ERIC Number: ED058354
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Nov
Reference Count: 0
Equal Educational Opportunity: Hearings Before the Select Committee on Equal Educational Opportunity of the United States Senate, Ninety-Seond Congress, First Session on Equal Educational Opportunity. Part 16D-1--Inequality in School Finance: General Appendixes.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Select Committee on Equal Educational Opportunity.
Appendix One, items pertinent to the hearing of September 21, 1971, includes material supplied by Dr. Robert W. Blanchard concerning allocations from Oregon's basic school support fund. Appendix Two, items pertinent to the hearing of September 22, 1971, includes material supplied by Joel B. Berke on "The Current Crisis in School Finance: Inadequacy and Inequity;" and also by James A. Kelley on "Judicial Reform of Educational Finance" and "The Fiscal Roots of Inequality in Educational Opportunity." Additionally, the staff of the Select Committee on Equal Educational Opportunity provided material on "Disparities in School Finance." Appendix Three, items pertinent to the hearing of September 23, 1971, includes tables supplied by Julius W. Hobson concerning District of Columbia Public Schools Regular Budget Funds: Requests versus Appropriations, fiscal years 1966-71, and two pamphlets by him: "The Damned Children," and "The Damned Information." Among the other materials in the appendix are summary reports from Glen Robinson on financially induced cutbacks in staff, programs, and services. Appendix Four includes the following materials submitted by David Selden: The More Effective Schools Program, a program report prepared by the American Federation of Teachers; "The Voucher Plan," a reprint from the "Teachers College Record"; and four articles on the Gary (Indiana) Bannecker School Experiment. [Due to the quality of the original, several pages of this document are not clearly printed.] (JM)
Descriptors: Disadvantaged Youth, Economically Disadvantaged, Educational Finance, Educational Needs, Educational Opportunities, Educational Resources, Equal Education, Resource Allocation, Tax Allocation, Urban Education
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Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Select Committee on Equal Educational Opportunity.
Identifiers: District of Columbia; Indiana; More Effective Schools Program; New York; Oregon
Note: Committee Print, Senate Select Committee on Equal Educational Opportunity