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ERIC Number: ED366060
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993
Pages: 132
Abstractor: N/A
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Major Federal Programs Supporting the National Education Goals: An Analysis.
Shank, Patsy, Ed.; And Others
This document examines the role of the federal government in achieving the six National Education Goals. Six chapters identify and analyze federal programs aligned with the purposes of each goal. Following the preface and a list of the National Education Goals, Anne Crowley's introductory chapter presents a historical overview of the events leading up to the adoption of the goals in February 1990. The chapters include the following: (1) "Goal 1, Part A: Head Start" (Catherine A. Rosemary) and "Goal 1, Part B: Supplemental Feeding Program for Women, Infants, and Children" (Timothy F. Frazier); (2) "Goal 2: Elementary and Secondary Education Act, Chapter 1" (John Sipple); (3) "Goal 3: Elementary and Secondary Education Act, Chapter 2" (Lester Zook); (4) "Goal 4: Dwight D. Eisenhower Mathematics and Science Education Act" (Michael Vitez); (5) "Goal 5: National Literacy Act of 1991" (Paul Purves); and (6) "Goal 6: Drug Free Schools and Communities Program" (Aruna Viwadoss). References accompany each chapter. (LMI)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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