ERIC Number: ED239756
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983-Dec-7
Reference Count: 0
Remarks by David Pierpont Gardner, Chair of the National Commission on Excellence in Education (National Forum on Excellence in Education, Indianapolis, IN, December 7, 1983).
Gardner, David Pierpont
The Chairperson of the National Commission on Excellence in Education addresses his remarks to participants of the National Forum on Excellence in Education. Specifically, the speaker lists ways educators express high expectations of students and enumerates contrasting educational practices through which educators express low expectations. Portions of the Commission's final report dealing with standards are reiterated, and the importance of standards for attaining excellence is illustrated. (RH)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Commission on Excellence in Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Identifiers: National Commission on Excellence in Education