ERIC Number: ED334688
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991
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Education First! A Bold Commitment for Oregon's Future.
Oregon State Dept. of Education, Salem.
The educational goals and principles of the Oregon public school system are presented in this booklet. Described are five belief statements, three goals and component objectives in accordance with national education goals, five superintendent's priorities in conjunction with State Board of Education goals, and indicators or "benchmarks" of goal achievement. The three state goals are: (1) to assure that Oregon's public schooling processes produce citizens who have the essential skills, knowledge, and character to be successful in a global multiculutral society and workforce; (2) to provide strong leadership to secure adequate and dependable funding for the schools; and (3) to encourage local school districts to coordinate and broker the delivery of basic social services so that every child will have an equal opportunity to develop his/her educational abilities. (LMI)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Oregon State Dept. of Education, Salem.