ERIC Number: ED396992
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1996-Jun-25
Ten Years of Advancement 1985-95. Women & Girls in Education. What's Working in the U.S.
Department of Education, Washington, DC.
This brochure highlights national policies, successful initiatives, and effective programs administered by the United States Department of Education to improve the lives of women and girls through education, training, and research. There are five sections to the brochure: (1) "Advancing Women and Girls Through Education" including enforcing federal laws that prohibit discrimination, addressing the special needs of women and girls in educational programs, and providing technical assistance to states and local school systems; (2) "Creating an Environment for Success in Education"; (3) "Implementing Goals for a New Era"; (4) "Supporting Education for Women and Girls" including research and dissemination, women's pursuit of higher education, and preparation for nontraditional careers; and (5) "Sharing Resources for Educating Women and Girls." (EH)
Publication Type: Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Department of Education, Washington, DC.
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A
Note: Foreword by Richard W. Riley.