ERIC Number: ED543888
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1942
Reference Count: 0
Biennial Survey of Education in the United States, 1936-1938. Bulletin, 1940, No. 2. Chapter I: Statistical Summary of Education, 1937-38
Foster, Emily M.
US Office of Education, Federal Security Agency
The U.S. Office of Education is required by law to collect statistics to show the condition and progress of education. Statistics can be made available, on a national scale, to the extent that school administrators, principals, and college officials cooperate on a voluntary basis with the Office of Education in making the facts available. This bulletin presents the statistical summary of education in 1937-38. It contains the following chapters: (1) Statistical summary of education, 1937-38; (2) Statistics of State school systems, 1937-38; (3) Statistics of city school systems, 1937-38; (4) Statistics of higher education, 1937-38; and (5) Statistics of public high schools, 1937-38. An index is included. (Contains 39 tables, 1 figure and 1 footnote.) [Best copy available has been provided.]
Descriptors: Educational History, Statistical Surveys, School Statistics, National Surveys, Urban Schools, State Schools, State Programs, School Districts, Public Schools, High Schools, Elementary Schools, Kindergarten, County School Districts, Private Colleges, Public Colleges, Two Year Colleges, Professional Education, Vocational Schools, Private Schools, Nursing Education, Special Education, Special Schools, Special Needs Students, Business Education, Boarding Schools, Educational Trends, Enrollment, Enrollment Trends, Teacher Education, High School Graduates, College Graduates, American Indian Education, Public School Teachers, Educational Finance, Parochial Schools, Males, Females, African American Education, Racial Segregation, School Segregation, Educational Facilities, College Faculty, Federal Aid, School Libraries, School Holding Power, Educational Policy, State Policy, Rural Schools, Postsecondary Education, Land Grant Universities, School Organization, School Schedules, Junior High Schools, Correspondence Study, Evening Programs, Adult Education, Summer Schools, Average Daily Attendance, Budgets, Expenditures, Financial Support, Extension Education, Delinquency
US Office of Education, Federal Security Agency.
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Adult Education; Early Childhood Education; Elementary Education; Elementary Secondary Education; High Schools; Higher Education; Junior High Schools; Kindergarten; Postsecondary Education; Secondary Education; Two Year Colleges
Authoring Institution: Federal Security Agency, US Office of Education (ED)