ERIC Number: ED483077
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2004-Aug
Federal Support for Education: FY 1980 to FY 2003. NCES 2004-026
Sonnenberg, William C.
US Department of Education
This report provides a comprehensive picture of federal financial support for education from fiscal year 1980 through fiscal year 2003. The federal government provides support for education well beyond programs funded through the U.S. Department of Education. It discusses off-budget suport and nonfederal funds generated by federal legislation, estimated federal tax expeditures to support education, and federal support for education institutions. A summary of dollar amounts spent on education programs in the U.S. Department of Education and other government agencies is provided. (Contains 1 appendix and 11 tables.)
Descriptors: Financial Support, Educational Finance, Federal Government, Government School Relationship, Government Agencies, Expenditures, Federal Legislation
U.S. Department of Education, ED Pubs, P.O. Box 1398, Jessup, MD 20794?1398. Tel: 877?4ED?Pubs (Toll Free); Website: http://www.edpubs.org.
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Research
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
Audience: Administrators; Policymakers
Authoring Institution: National Center for Education Statistics (ED), Washington, DC.