ERIC Number: ED318394
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
Star Schools-Chapter I Funding. Hearing on Reviewing the Star Schools Program and the Chapter I Program of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act before the Subcommittee on Education, Arts and Humanities of the Committee on Labor and Human Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred First Congress First Session (Jackson, Mississippi, April 27, 1989).
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Labor and Human Resources.
The purpose of these hearings was to review the progress in Mississippi of two programs (Star Schools and Chapter 1, both initiated under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act) which use technology in order to provide instructional programs for economically disadvantaged students in rural schools. Included are testimonies of administrators from the Mississippi State Board of Education; the executive director of Mississippi Educational Television; the director of the Star Schools Program for Public Service and Continuing Studies at the University of Mississippi; Chapter 1 coordinators; the presidents of the Mississippi Association of Educators, the Mississippi American Federation of Teachers, and the Mississippi Parents and Teachers Association; and teachers and students from Mississippi schools. (GL)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Labor and Human Resources.
Identifiers - Location: Mississippi
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Education Consolidation Improvement Act Chapter 1; Elementary and Secondary Education Act