ERIC Number: ED363936
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
A Utah Perspective on the National Education Goals.
Utah State Office of Education, Salt Lake City.
This document reports on Utah's progress toward achieving the six National Education Goals. The goals are discussed under the following headings: (1) Readiness for School; (2) High School Completion; (3) Student Achievement and Citizenship; (4) Science and Mathematics; (5) Adult Literacy and Lifelong Learning; and (6) Safe, Disciplined, and Drug-Free Schools. Each goal is covered in a separate section, and each section includes: (1) performance and status information related to the particular goal; and (2) examples of current and emerging Utah programs in each of the goal areas. A subsequent section describes other important Utah educational reform programs, such as The Career Ladder Program, The Incentives for Excellence in Public Schools Program, The Site-Based Decision Making Pilot Program, The Experimental and Developmental Program, and The Utah Partnership for Educational and Economic Development. The final section describes strategic-planning activities initiated by passage of the Utah Strategic Planning Act for Educational Excellence and outlines the Centennial Schools Program. Eight tables are included. (LMI)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Utah State Office of Education, Salt Lake City.
Identifiers - Location: Utah