ERIC Number: ED235683
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983-May-9
Reference Count: N/A
Foreign Language Assistance for National Security Act. Hearing on H. R. 2708 to Further the National Security and Improve the Economy of the United States by Providing Grants for the Improvement of Proficiency in Critical Languages, for the Improvement of Elementary and Secondary Foreign Language Instruction... before the Subcommittee on Elementary, Secondary,and Vocational Education of the Committee on Education and Labor. House of Representatives, Ninety-Eighth Congress, First Session.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.
The proceedings of the hearing on proposed legislation to fund foreign language instruction in critical languages are presented. Included are the text of H.R. 2708, statements by two educators, and an assortment of prepared statements and letters. The bill provides grants for improving language instruction at all educational levels. Among the instructional programs to be funded are study abroad programs for the study of Spanish, Portuguese, Arabic, Japanese, Chinese, Korean, Russian, Hindi, and African languages. (RW)
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.