ERIC Number: ED062631
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-Nov-16
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Message from the President of the United States Transmitting the Fourth Annual Report of the National Advisory Council on Extension and Continuing Education. Higher Education Act.
Executive Office of the President, Washington, DC.; National Advisory Council on Extension and Continuing Education, Washington, DC.
The report and recommendations of the President's National Advisory Council on Extension and Continuing Education are provided in this Fourth Annual Report. The five recommendations of the Council are: (1) that Title I of the Higher Education Act of 1965 be reinstated as a line item in the President's budget for FY 1971 at a minimum level of $9.5 million; (2) that the past experience of Title I be reviewed to determine which programs have shown the greatest return for human and financial resources devoted to them to the end that these programs may be expanded and replicated in other communities or states; (3) that the authorization of Title I, HEA be extended for five years beyond its expiration at the end of FY 1971; (4) that the Secretary of HEW, in accordance with provisions of the law, provide the Council with such technical, secretarial, clerical and other assistance required to carry out its assigned functions; and (5) that the national needs for continuing education be reflected in the composition of commissions appointed by the President, the Secretary of HEW, or the Commissioner of Education to study general or particular aspects of the country's educational system. The two appendixes discuss the Community Service and Continuing Education Programs. (DB)
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Authoring Institution: Executive Office of the President, Washington, DC.; National Advisory Council on Extension and Continuing Education, Washington, DC.
Note: 91st Congress, 2d Session