ERIC Number: ED199833
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: N/A
The 80's: How Will Public Education Respond? A Report of the Council of Chief State School Officers' Annual Summer Institute (10th, Jeffersonville, Vermont, Just 25-August 2, 1979).
Council of Chief State School Officers, Washington, DC.
This document reproduces the presentations given in a 1979 professional development seminar conducted for state officials responsible for education. The focus of the seminar was how the states can respond to the educational problems of the 1980s. Topics addressed include the overall picture of education in the 1980s, the implications of Proposition 13 and declining funds and enrollment, the governance of education in the next two decades, educating exceptional children in an age of limited resources, unemployed youth in the 1980s, the future of public and private schools, productivity in education, educational technology in the next ten years, the Brown decision and cultural pluralism in the eighties, international education from kindergarten through the twelfth grade, and action priorities for meeting the needs of children in the eighties. (Author/JM)
Descriptors: Childhood Needs, Computer Assisted Instruction, Computer Oriented Programs, Cultural Pluralism, Declining Enrollment, Disadvantaged Youth, Educational Technology, Educational Trends, Equal Education, Futures (of Society), Governance, International Studies, Private Schools, Productivity, Public Schools, Retrenchment, School Support, Second Languages, Special Education, Trend Analysis, Youth Employment
Council of Chief State School Officers, 379 Hall of the States, 400 N. Capitol St., NW, Washington, DC 20001 (free).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Council of Chief State School Officers, Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Brown v Board of Education; Proposition 13 (California 1978)