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ERIC Number: ED111086
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975
Pages: 81
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: N/A
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Progress of Education in the United States of America: 1972-73 and 1973-74.
Institute of International Studies (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
This report was prepared primarily to provide a general overview of education in the United States for representatives of UNESCO member nations attending an International Conference on Public Education. Chapter 1 provides a brief summary of trends in education in the United States today. Chapter 2 presents basic background information on the organization and administration of education in the United States. Chapter 3 contains statistics on American education compiled by the National Center for Education Statistics. The statistical material covers the 1973-74 school year, some enrollment data for the 1974 fall semester, and assorted data from earlier years to indicate trends or comparisons. Chapter 4 focuses on the changing role of the teacher and the implication for preservice and inservice education. A selected bibliography of approximately 60 relevant publications is also included. (Author/JG)
Superintendent of Documents, U. S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D. C. 20402 (Stock No. 017-080-01469-6, $1.50)
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
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Language: N/A
Sponsor: International Bureau of Education, Geneva (Switzerland).
Authoring Institution: Institute of International Studies (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Location: United States