ERIC Number: ED054280
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1971-Jun
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Hearings Before the Select Committee on Equal Educational Opportunity of the United States Senate, Ninety-Second Congress, First Session on Equal Educational Opportunity. Part 10--Displacement and Present Status of Black School Principals in Desegregated School Districts.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Select Committee on Equal Educational Opportunity.
These transcripts of the Senate Select Committee on Equal Educational Opportunity include testimony by Dr. Owen Kiernan, Dr. Benjamin Epstein, J. F. Banks, Dr. Bettie M. Smith, Dr. Albert Baxter, Thomas Wm. George, and Samuel B. Ethridge. The main topic of the Senate hearing was the displacement and present status of black school principals in desegregated school districts. In some school districts, black school administrators are held to have been losing their positions and the racial balance of the administrators has tipped in favor of whites. The appendices of the Committee report include letters about administration action, newspaper articles and press releases, statements of instances of discrimination, recent pertinent litigation, and reports on various states throughout the nation. (Author/JW)
Descriptors: Administrator Selection, Black Community, Black Employment, Black Leadership, Desegregation Effects, Desegregation Litigation, Equal Opportunities (Jobs), Principals, Racial Balance, Racial Discrimination, School Desegregation
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 ($1.75)
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Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Select Committee on Equal Educational Opportunity.