ERIC Number: ED120281
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975-Apr-30
Reference Count: N/A
Oversight Hearing on HEW Enforcement of School-Related Civil Rights Problems, 1975. Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Education of the Committee on Labor and Public Welfare United States Senate, Ninety-fourth Congress. First Session on Examination of the Administration and Enforcement of the Civil Rights Act in the Elementary and Secondary Areas of Education.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Labor and Public Welfare.
This volume of hearings before the Sub-committee on Education of the Committee on Labor and Public Welfare, United States Senate, is organized into three sections, the contents of which are as follows: Section One comprises the testimony of four witnesses before the Committee; Director Office for Civil Rights, Department of Health, Education and Welfare; Superintendent of Public Schools, Anne Arundel County, Maryland; Assistant State Superintendent, Maryland State Department of Education and Chairman of the Maryland State Department of Education Task Force; and, a Coalition for Justice panel. Section Two comprises the statements submitted by these witnesses to the Committee. Section Three comprises "additional information" deemed pertinent to the subject of the hearings. Among the topics discussed in this section are: bias in the suspension of Negro students from school; the Health, Education and Welfare Department's investigation of discipline in the Anne Arundel County Public Schools; racial discrimination in school disciplinary policies; a psychiatric investigation of the Anne Arundel County Learning Center; recent Supreme Court Decisions on student rights; and, employee dismissal practices. (JM)
Descriptors: Civil Rights, Discipline Policy, Equal Protection, Federal Government, Government Role, Law Enforcement, Public Policy, Public Schools, Racial Discrimination, School Policy, State Departments of Education, Student Rights, Superintendents, Suspension
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 (Price not quoted)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Labor and Public Welfare.
Identifiers - Location: Maryland