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ERIC Number: ED047165
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Mar-31
Pages: 89
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The Commissioner's Annual Report: Submitted to the Congress by the Commissioner of Education in Accordance with Sec. 412. (b) of P. L. 91-230.
Marland, S. P., Jr.
An accounting is made in this report of the work of the Office of the Commissioner of Education during Fiscal Year 1970 and reflects the state of American education today. The Commissioner envisions the Federal role in education to be one of increasing the effectiveness of the human and financial resources of our schools, colleges and universities. The Federal role in education will greatly increase technical assistance to states and local school systems to insure better ways to teach and learn. The report discusses the wide variety of means employed in FY70 to aid the disadvantaged. In the area of management reform the report develops a nationwide strategy for maintaining a continuous process of improvement and relevance in American education. Decentralization and regionalization plans for education are advanced. The unfinished and ongoing educational programs which enjoy Federal support are covered. This report reflects a period of intensive educational concern aimed toward equal educational opportunity for all young Americans as a feasible goal. (ON)
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Authoring Institution: Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Washington, DC. Office of the Commissioner of Education.