ERIC Number: ED164657
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978-Mar-31
Reference Count: N/A
National Advisory Council on Equality of Educational Opportunity, Calendar Year 1977 Report.
National Advisory Council on Equality of Educational Opportunity.
The authority, function, activities and major recommendations of the National Advisory Council on Equality of Educational Opportunity (NACEEO) are described in this report. Recommendations adopted by the Evaluation Task Force were: (1) that studies be undertaken to provide more information about the processes involved in increasing achievement levels, about differential teaching actions between the Emergency School Aid Act (ESAA) and non-ESAA schools, and about the effects on achievement levels of grade repetition for students in elementary schools; and (2) that steps be taken to create satisfactory measuring devices of the school climate. A list of council members, all of whom are private citizens, and their addresses is included. Three appendices contain the following reports: (1) the August 1977 Report of the Task Force on Evaluation of the NACEEO, which discusses and criticizes "The Third Year of Emergency School Aid Act Implementation" (Coulson, et al, 1977), and "An In-Depth Study of the Emergency School Aid Act: (Wellisch, et al, 1977), which present cross-sectional results of the national evaluation of Basic Elementary, Pilot Elementary, and Basic Secondary programs during ESAA's third year; (2) the May 1978 Final Report of the Task Force on Evaluation of the NACEEO, which makes recommendations about educational assessments of achievement of minority group students; and (3) the Report of the Legislative and Administrative Task Force of the NACEEO which makes policy, administrative, and various practical suggestions about ESAA programs. (WI)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Advisory Council on Equality of Educational Opportunity.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Emergency School Aid Act 1972