ERIC Number: ED337902
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
Educational Goals in SREB States.
Gaines, Gale F.
An overview of educational goals adopted and legislative actions taken in 12 southern states is provided in this report. Individual states' goals and actions are outlined in terms of the most commonly identified goals: school readiness and performance; student achievement; dropout rate reduction; college readiness; and attracting, recruiting, and compensating quality faculty. States included in the study are Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia. One table in the form of a matrix showing the common goals by state and explaning the legislative history of the goals is included. (LMI)
Descriptors: Educational Assessment, Educational Improvement, Educational Objectives, Educational Planning, Educational Quality, Elementary Secondary Education, Excellence in Education, State Action, State Legislation
Southern Regional Education Board, 592 Tenth Street, N.W., Atlanta, GA 30318-5790 ($5.00).
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Southern Regional Education Board, Atlanta, GA.