ERIC Number: ED265277
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: N/A
Oversight on the Federal Role in Education (Part III). Hearing before the Committee on Education and Labor, House of Representatives, Ninety-Ninth Congress, First Session (New York, NY, February 19, 1985).
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.
The proceedings of a House Committee on Education and Labor oversight hearing on the Federal role in education, and specifically on the impact of education budget cuts, are provided in this document. Included are a transcript of the hearing testimony, as well as prepared statements, letters, and other supplemental materials. The statements cover a wide range of education-related issues, including school dropouts, youth unemployment, compensatory education, teacher shortages, urban schools, early childhood education, minority students, and parent participation. In addition to a number of congressional representatives who presented opinions, the speakers included state and school district administrators, and representatives of various education advocacy groups, teachers' associations, and minority advocacy groups from New York, New Jersey, Maine, Vermont, and Connecticut. (KH)
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.