ERIC Number: ED327920
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989-Jan
Reference Count: 0
Emerging Issues: A Survey of Education Committee Chairs.
State Legislative Report, v14 n3 Jan 1989
Findings of a national survey of educational committee chairs to identify and rank the top five issues in education are summarized in this report. The top five issues, in order of importance, are the following: K-12 school finance; accountability; at-risk youth; higher education finance; and early childhood education. Effectiveness is identified as the educational theme for 1989, with a focus on the increasing importance of accountability, at-risk programs, and funding of higher education. One table denoting the rankings of the top issues by state for 1989 is included. (LMI)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Conference of State Legislatures, Denver, CO.
Identifiers: Educational Issues; National Conference of State Legislatures
Note: Table contains small print. For the 1988 report, see ED 310 489.