ERIC Number: ED361179
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992-Feb-27
Reference Count: N/A
Science, Mathematics, and Engineering Education. Joint Hearing before the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology and the Committee on Education and Labor. U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Second Congress, Second Session.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.; Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Science, Space and Technology.
This joint congressional committee hearing focuses on attaining the educational goal of making the United States children first in mathematics and science by the year 2000 as proposed by the President's "America 2000" plan. Witnesses representing the Office of Science and Technology Policy, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, the National Science Foundation, and the Department of Education were received. Testimony addressed the roles played by government agencies in coordinating interagency efforts to achieve the national goals for mathematics and science education and gave examples of activities engaged in by the above mentioned agencies in order to reach those goals. Complete texts of the witness' testimony and other speakers is included. (MDH)
Descriptors: Cooperation, Educational Improvement, Elementary Secondary Education, Engineering Education, Excellence in Education, Federal Aid, Federal Government, Federal Programs, Government Role, Hearings, Higher Education, Mathematics Education, Science Education, Teacher Education
U.S. Government Printing Office, Superintendent of Documents, Congressional Sales Office, Washington, DC 20402.
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.; Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Science, Space and Technology.