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ERIC Number: ED540435
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1923
Pages: 112
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: N/A
The Public School System of Arkansas. Report of a Survey Made under the Direction of the United States Commissioner of Education at the Request of the Arkansas State Educational Commission. Part II: Public School Finance. Bulletin, 1923, No. 11
Swift, Fletcher Harper
Bureau of Education, Department of the Interior
This bulletin describes existing educational conditions in Arkansas. The chapters herein not only point out the defects, but have suggested remedies. They also explain at considerable length the reasons for these recommendations and present estimates of the moneys required to carry out many of the recommendations. Contents include: (1) The present educational situation; (2) The causes of educational inequalities; (3) Receipts and sources of school revenue, Federal, State, and private, in 1921; (4) Local sources of school revenue; (5) How school moneys are apportioned and used; (6) How much will it cost Arkansas to reach the average level? (7) Is Arkansas rich enough to have good schools? Where shall the money come from?; and (8) Recommendations. An index is included. (Contains 54 tables and 9 figures.) [For Part I, see ED540434. Best copy available has been provided.]
Bureau of Education, Department of the Interior.
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Education (ED)
Identifiers - Location: Arkansas