ERIC Number: ED098731
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: N/A
Projects, Products, and Services of the National Center for Education Statistics. 1974.
The National Center for Education Statistics was established to develop and provide comprehensive statistics about education in the United States. Conducting and publishing specialized analyses, reviewing and reporting of educational activities in foreign countries, and providing assistance to State and local education agencies in improving their statistical activities are among its duties. The overview and descriptions of user projects included in this report are listed by major program areas: recurring surveys and reports for libraries and for elementary, secondary, higher, and adult and vocational education; dissemination services and publications; standard terminology projects and publications; and development projects. Each project summary contains a description, purpose and use, and publications section. Typically, the surveys listed provide benchmark data for planning, evaluation, and policymaking in educational decisionmaking. (Author/DW)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Elementary Secondary Education, Enrollment Trends, Higher Education, Information Dissemination, Library Surveys, School Statistics, School Surveys, State Surveys, Statistical Analysis, Statistical Data, Statistical Studies, Statistical Surveys
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 (no. 75-205, $1.75)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Center for Education Statistics (DHEW), Washington, DC.