ERIC Number: ED440307
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
Corporate Involvement in Education: Achieving Our National Education Priorities. The Seven Priorities of the U.S. Department of Education.
Department of Education, Washington, DC.
This packet contains a series of seven four-page brochures describing the seven national education priorities of the U.S. Department of Education and how business can become involved in achieving each standard. Each brochure includes a discussion of the standard profiled, suggestions for its applicability to business, and examples of how businesses are implementing programs to promote the standards. The seven standards discussed in the series are labelled: (1) High Standards for Achievement; (2) America Counts Program; (3) Reading Independence: America Reads Challenge; (4) Technology: America's Technology Challenge; (5) Safe and Drug-Free Schools; (6) Teacher Preparation Programs; and (7) College Readiness: Think College Early Programs. (KC)
Descriptors: Academic Standards, Business Responsibility, Education Work Relationship, Educational Improvement, Elementary Secondary Education, Futures (of Society), School Business Relationship
For full text: http://www.ed.gov/offices/OIIA/OIA.
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Department of Education, Washington, DC.