ERIC Number: ED503711
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2006
Reference Count: N/A
Boosting K-12 Student Achievement: How Corporate America and Higher Ed Can Help. Forum Focus. Fall 2006
Ehrlich, Jenifer, Ed.
Business-Higher Education Forum (NJ1)
"Forum Focus" was a semi-annual magazine of the Business-Higher Education Forum (BHEF) that featured articles on the role of business and higher education on significant issues affecting the P-16 education system. The magazine typically focused on themes featured at the most recently held semi-annual Forum meeting at the time of publication. "Forum Focus" also highlighted members' viewpoints and the work of their organizations. This issue of the publication includes: (1) Boosting K-12 Student Achievement: How Corporate America and Higher Ed Can Help; (2) BHEF Launches the K-12 Education Initiative; (3) Congress Acts on the American Competitiveness Initiative; (4) Investing in the Nation's Schools: Battelle, IBM, Pfizer, and Raytheon Work to Improve American Education (Alvin P. Sanoff); (5) Kentucky Succeeds in Increasing Math and Science Scores (Interview); (6) Ohio State University and Battelle: Partners in the Improvement of Math and Science Education (Interview); (7) Chairman's Letter (Herbert M. Allison, Jr.); and (8) Vice Chairman's Message (David J. Skorton).
Descriptors: Higher Education, Elementary Secondary Education, Academic Achievement, School Business Relationship, College School Cooperation, Educational Improvement, Corporations, Competition, Mathematics Education, Science Education, Role of Education, Partnerships in Education, Program Descriptions, Federal Government, Government Role
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Serial
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education; Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Authoring Institution: Business-Higher Education Forum
Identifiers - Location: Kentucky; Ohio