ERIC Number: ED252643
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1984-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Hearings on Secondary Schools Basic Skills Act. Hearings before the Subcommittee on Elementary, Secondary, and Vocational Education of the Committee on Education and Labor, House of Representatives Ninety-Eighth Congress Second Session on H.R. 5749. To Provide a Program of Grants to Assist Local Educational Agencies to Improve the Basic Skills of Economically Disadvantaged Secondary School Students, and for Other Purposes. Hearings Held on June 12 and 13, 1984.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.
A record of Congressional hearings on the proposed Secondary Schools Basic Skills Act is contained in this document. Following the text of the bill, which is designed to provide junior high and high schools which have large numbers of economically disadvantaged students with funding for programs of quality basic skills instruction, testimony is offered by legislators, educators, scholars, and public officials. Topics covered include the need for legislation, whether the legislation offered is appropriate, expected outcomes, funding, and possible modifications. (CMG)
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.