ERIC Number: ED187021
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: N/A
Basic Skills, 1979. Hearings Before the Subcommittee on Education, Arts and Humanities of the Committee on Labor and Human Resources. United States Senate, Ninety-Sixth Congress. First Session on Examination of Basic Skills Achievement Designed to Assist Both States and Local School Districts to Expand and Improve Their Programs in Basic Skills in the Elementary and Secondary Grades.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Subcommittee on Labor and Human Resources.
This book is a collection of congressional hearings that examine basic skills achievement in schools across the country. The purpose of the hearings was to assist both local school districts and states to expand and improve their programs in basic skills in the elementary and secondary grades. The witnesses' testimony is presented chronologically followed by articles and publications related to the topic. Examples of other information included are policy statements and regulations from Massachusetts and a reading achievement study in Indiana. (Author/LD)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Subcommittee on Labor and Human Resources.
Identifiers - Location: Indiana; Massachusetts