ERIC Number: EJ399870
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1989
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Owen Bradford Butler: Corporate America's Evangelist for the Educationally Disadvantaged.
Matthews, Frank L.
Black Issues in Higher Education, v6 n1 p8-12 Mar 16 1989
The retired Procter & Gamble corporate leader and member of the Committee for Economic Development (CED) discusses the crisis in the American education system and his efforts for reform. Subjects covered include implications for business and the nation, business and federal reform initiatives, and the mandate for community-wide involvement. (AF)
Descriptors: Black Students, Business Responsibility, Community Involvement, Disadvantaged Environment, Educational Change, Educational Finance, Educational Improvement, Educationally Disadvantaged, Elementary Secondary Education, Equal Education, Government Role, Higher Education, Interviews, Labor Force, Poverty, Public Education
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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