ERIC Number: ED058355
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1971-Nov
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Equal Educational Opportunity: Hearings Before the Select Committee on Equal Educational Opportunity of the United States Senate, Ninety-Second Congress, First Session on Equal Educational Opportunity. Part 16D-2--Inequality in School Finance: General Appendixes.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Select Committee on Equal Educational Opportunity.
Contents of these hearings include: Existing Disparties in Public School Finance and Proposals for Reform, Steven J. Weiss, a Research Report to the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, February 1970; Tentative Proposals for a Master Tax Plan, October, 1970, The Commonwealth of Massachusetts; several volumes of the "Public Tax Newsletter," a publication of the Public Interest Research Group; the letter from Ralph Nader to Senator Edmund Muskie, August 1970, requesting a Congressional investigation of the status of the property tax; five articles reprinted from the "Gary Post-Tribune"; articles and reports concerning the property taxation of coal in Appalachia; Timber Taxation in the Company State, Mark Willis et al. Study report from the Maine Pulp and Paper Industry; "Reslicing the School Pie," an article from the "California Law Review," May 1971, by John E. Coons et al; a table concerning School Finance Cases Filed and In Process; and, A Model Complaint for use in State Courts for attack upon Wealth Discrimination in Public Education. [Several reprinted articles, published in the hearings, have not been reproduced.] (JM)
Descriptors: Bias, Court Litigation, Educational Finance, Educational Opportunities, Educational Resources, Equal Education, Poverty Areas, Property Appraisal, Public Education, Resource Allocation, Socioeconomic Status, Tax Allocation, Urban Education
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Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Select Committee on Equal Educational Opportunity.
Identifiers - Location: Massachusetts