ERIC Number: ED315889
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988-Aug
Reference Count: N/A
Legislative Studies in State Education Policy, 1976-1988: A Final Summary.
National Conference of State Legislatures, Denver, CO.
During the period from 1976 through 1988, the National Conference of State Legislatures and the United States Department of Education's Office of Educational Research and Improvement collaborated to develop a program supporting educational policy studies for state legislatures. The program contributed 69 studies on a variety of topics. This report is divided in 10 sections. Section headings are as follows: (1) general education finance adequacy and equity; (2) responses to federal education aid policies; (3) educational costs for children with special learning requirements; (4) early childhood special education; (5) property tax revision and alternative sources of local school support; (6) education, job training, and economic development; (7) improvements in schools, teaching, and learning; (8) higher education finance reform and reorganization; (9) management information systems for overseeing school finance policies; and (10) general education reforms and oversights. A listing of cost-sharing award summaries (1976-1988) and a master list of project directors and contact persons are appended. (SI)
Descriptors: Change Strategies, Early Childhood Education, Educational Change, Educational Equity (Finance), Educational Finance, Educational Legislation, Educational Policy, Elementary Secondary Education, National Surveys, State Officials
Book Order Department, National Conference of State Legislatures, 1050 17th Street, Suite 2100, Denver, CO 80265 ($10.00 prepaid).
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Conference of State Legislatures, Denver, CO.