ERIC Number: ED169607
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: N/A
Part 7: Special Projects Act and Miscellaneous Programs. Hearings before the Subcommittee on Elementary, Secondary, and Vocational Education of the Committee on Education and Labor, House of Representatives, Ninety-Fifth Congress, First Session on H.R. 15 (July 13, 14, 19, 20, 1977).
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.
This document contains testimony, prepared statements, letters, and supplemental materials submitted during four days of hearings held in July, 1977. Under consideration was a bill to extend for five years a number of programs authorized in the Education Amendments of 1974. Discussed are the history, progress, and funding of the following: the National Reading Improvement Act, the Assistance to States for State Equalization Plans, the Women's Educational Equity Act, and the Ethnic Heritage Studies Act. Also discussed are three programs authorized under the Special Projects Act in the Education Amendments of 1974: the Gifted and Talented Children's program, the Metric Education program, and the Arts Education program. (MLF)
Descriptors: Art Education, Educational Finance, Educational Legislation, Elementary Secondary Education, Equal Education, Equalization Aid, Ethnic Studies, Federal Aid, Federal Legislation, Federal Programs, Federal State Relationship, Finance Reform, Gifted, Hearings, Higher Education, Metric System, Reading Improvement, Sex Fairness, State Federal Aid, Talent
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.