ERIC Number: ED111071
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: 0
Graduation Requirements. [An] NASSP Special Task Force Report.
National Association of Secondary School Principals, Reston, VA.
This report was prepared by a special task force of the National Association of Secondary School Principals to aid professional educators and community groups who may wish to consider possible changes in high school graduation requirements. The report discusses a number of issues surrounding graduation and offers some specific recommendations concerning graduation requirements. Separate brief sections of the report examine current trends in graduation requirements, the meaning of the diploma, verification of requirements, requirements for the diploma, alternative approaches to the diploma, and articulation with postsecondary education. The appendix contains a table that summarizes 1974 graduation requirements for all 50 states. (JG)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Articulation (Education), Educational Administration, Educational Change, Graduation, Graduation Requirements, Nontraditional Education, Performance Specifications, Secondary Education, State Standards, Tables (Data)
National Association of Secondary School Principals, 1904 Association Drive, Reston, Virginia 22091 ($0.50, Quantity discounts; Payment must accompany orders of $10.00 or less)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Association of Secondary School Principals, Reston, VA.