ERIC Number: ED340586
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: N/A
Federal Efforts in Science and Mathematics Education. Hearing before a Subcommittee of the Committee on Appropriations. United States Senate, One Hundred First Congress, Second Session. Special Hearing.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Appropriations.
This report contains a transcript of the hearing discussing federal efforts in science and mathematics education held before the Subcommittee on Veterans Administration (VA), Housing and Urban Development (HUD), and Independent Agencies of the Committee on Appropriations. Spokespersons for the Executive Office of the President--Office of Science and Technology Policy, the Department of Energy (DOE), the National Science Foundation (NSF), the Department of Education, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) were asked to make statements on the goals, programs, coordination between agencies, and monies needed to bring about permanent and sustained reform in science education. Examples of abstracts from new and continuing programs funded by the Dwight D. Eisenhower Mathematics and Science National Program are included. (KR)
Descriptors: Budgeting, Educational Change, Elementary Secondary Education, Federal Legislation, Federal Programs, Financial Policy, Financial Support, Grants, Hearings, Higher Education, Mathematics Achievement, Mathematics Education, Program Descriptions, Science Achievement, Science Education, Scientific Literacy, Scientific Personnel, State Programs, Teacher Recruitment, Teacher Shortage
Superintendent of Documents, Congressional Sales Office, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, DC 20402.
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Appropriations.