ERIC Number: EJ466870
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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Trends in Education.
Snyder, Thomas D.
Principal, v73 n1 p9-14 Sep 1993
Public school enrollment is increasing, especially among minority students. Preschool attendance is up. The number of elementary schools has lagged behind enrollment and school size. Teacher numbers and salaries have risen since the 1980s. Local school revenues are surpassing state government revenues. The national per pupil expenditure rate is $5,372. Recent achievement scores have improved slightly. (MLH)
Descriptors: Comparative Education, Educational Trends, Elementary Secondary Education, Enrollment Projections, Expenditure per Student, Family Characteristics, Income, Mathematics Achievement, Preschool Education, Reading Tests, School Demography, Science Tests, Scores, Standardized Tests, State Federal Aid, Teacher Salaries
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Numerical/Quantitative Data; Journal Articles
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