ERIC Number: ED228748
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983-Jan-20
Reference Count: N/A
U.S. Department of Education Annual Report, Fiscal Year 1982.
Bell, T. H.
As mandated by Congress, this annual report from the U.S. Department of Education (ED) describes its activities in the past fiscal year (FY). The first section, Secretary of Education T. H. Bell's report, highlights ED accomplishments in FY 1982 in such areas as federal legislation, civil rights, and paperwork reduction, and also lists ED goals involving educational excellence, education and work, dismantling of ED, tuition tax credits, and other matters. Following a chart showing ED organization, activities of the under secretary's office are outlined, as are operations in the ED offices for management, intergovernmental and interagency affairs, and planning, budget, and evaluation. Next the ED Inspector General's office reviews its audit and investigative actions. Also reporting on their programs are the ED offices for elementary and secondary education, special education and rehabilitative services, bilingual education and minority languages affairs, vocational and adult education, postsecondary education, educational research and improvement, civil rights, general legal counsel, and legislation and public affairs. A brief appendix lists the names of ED advisory councils and committees. (RW)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Department of Education, Washington, DC.