ERIC Number: ED352408
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: N/A
Facts and Figures about Education in Alaska, 1991.
Alaska State Dept. of Education, Juneau. Office of Public Information and Publications.
This brochure provides educators, statisticians, the press, the public, and other interested parties with selected facts and figures about Alaska public schools spanning several years. A series of 29 tables presents information about: (1) numbers of schools and districts; (2) average daily membership; (3) numbers of graduates and general educational development diplomas; (4) numbers of staff; (5) average classroom teacher salaries; (6) pupil/teacher ratios; (7) vocational and technical enrollment; (8) scores on the Scholastic Aptitude Test and the American College Test; (9) college attendance plans of graduates; (10) numbers of bilingual, handicapped, gifted/talented, and migrant students; (11) school revenues; (12) school expenditures; (13) community education; (14) costs of boarding home programs and transportation; (15) details on school food programs; (16) school district areas; and (17) information about state and district administrators. Although some of the data range from 1972-73 through 1990-91, most of the data are provided from the mid-70s and the mid-80s through 1991. (SLD)
Descriptors: Administrators, College Bound Students, College Entrance Examinations, Educational Finance, Educational Trends, Elementary Secondary Education, Enrollment, Public Schools, School Districts, School Personnel, School Statistics, Special Education, State Surveys, Tables (Data), Teacher Salaries, Teacher Student Ratio, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Community; Researchers
Authoring Institution: Alaska State Dept. of Education, Juneau. Office of Public Information and Publications.
Identifiers - Location: Alaska