ERIC Number: ED307960
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1988-Apr-28
Augustus F. Hawkins-Robert T. Stafford Elementary and Secondary School Improvement Amendments of 1988. (Public Law 100-297, 100th Congress, April 28, 1988).
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House.
The Augustus F. Hawkins-Robert T. Stafford Elementary and Secondary School Improvement Amendment of 1988, PL 100-297 of the 100th Congress, was approved April 28, 1988. The bill extends almost every federal elementary and secondary education program through 1993. The Chapter 1 Program, which is the largest federal aid to education program, receives 14 amendments. Other programs added or amended include: (1) the Chapter 2 program, also known as the education block grant; (2) Science and Math Program; (3) Foreign Language Program; (4) Magnet Schools; (5) Women's Educational Equity Program; (6) Gifted and Talented Children Program; (7) Ellender Fellowship Program; (8) Immigrant and Territorial Assistance Programs; (9) Secretary's Fund For Innovation; (10) Drug Education; (11) Bilingual Education; (12) Impact Aid; (13) Adult Education; (14) Star Schools Program; (15) Child Development Program; (16) Statistics; (17) Fund for Improvement; (18) National Assessment; (19) Audits; and (20) Indian Education. An attached press release contains highlights of the H.R. 5 Bill. (RJC)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House.
IES Cited: ED551298