ERIC Number: EJ582339
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
A State-Mandated Basic Skills Program: An Interview with Kenneth H. Ashworth.
Hodges, Russell B.; Corkran, Gerald M.; Dochen, Carol W.
Journal of Developmental Education, v21 n2 p20-25 Win 1997
Narrates an interview with Kenneth Ashworth, the recently retired commissioner of higher education in Texas, regarding his role in shaping the state's developmental-education programs. States that Ashworth was instrumental in starting the Texas Academic Skills Program, a statewide, basic-skills assessment program. Addresses such issues as funding remediation, assessment, testing, and projected enrollment growth. (AS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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