ERIC Number: ED160679
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Jun-12
Reference Count: 0
Options in Education Transcript: Program No. 124: "Minimum Competence, Part Two."
George Washington Univ., Washington, DC. Inst. for Educational Leadership.; National Public Radio, Washington, DC.
This transcript of a National Public Radio Broadcast records the second of a two part program devoted to the presentation and discussion of various issues relating to minimum competence in schools. Recorded are the views of educators, school administrators, writers, critics and interested individuals on the following topics: competency tests as prevention; minimum competence legislation; testing which can lead to lawsuits; affective skills and cognitive skills; certificates of attendance in California; competence testing in Virginia, Connecticut, Tennessee, and Massachusetts; testing minorities in Nashville; competence testing in Iowa; and the future of minimum competence testing. A summary of competency testing in the fifty States is also included in this pamphlet. (Author/EB)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: George Washington Univ., Washington, DC. Inst. for Educational Leadership.; National Public Radio, Washington, DC.
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