ERIC Number: ED465830
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: N/A
Ensuring Educational Opportunity for Minority Children. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Education Reform of the Committee on Education and the Workforce. House of Representatives, One Hundred Seventh Congress, First Session (Lexington, Kentucky, May 1, 2001).
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and the Workforce.
This hearing before the Subcommittee on Educational Reform of the Committee on Education and the Workforce, House of Representatives, which was held in Lexington, Kentucky, focused on ensuring equal educational opportunities for minority group children. After opening statements by Chairman Michael Castle and Congressman Ernest L. Fletcher, both of the Subcommittee on Education Reform, Committee on Education, and the Workforce of the U.S. House of Representatives, there are four presentations by: Richard Greene, Upward Bound Mentor, Crawford Middle School and Lexington Magnet School, Lexington, Kentucky; Abdon Ibarra, Director, Hispanic Services Lexington, Kentucky; Erran F. Persley, Deputy Director, Youth Opportunity Grant Program, Department of Employment Services, Washington, DC.; and Robert Murray, Principal, Martin Luther King, Jr. Academy for Excellence, Lexington, Kentucky. Five appendices include the written opening statement and four written statements of presenters, which focused on literacy and the achievement gap, the education of Latinos, comprehensive strategies to improve education, and character education. (SM)
Descriptors: Access to Education, Diversity (Student), Educational Opportunities, Elementary Secondary Education, Equal Education, Hearings, Minority Group Children
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Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and the Workforce.
Identifiers - Location: Kentucky