NotesFAQContact Us
Search Tips
Back to results
ERIC Number: ED544046
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1962
Pages: 161
Abstractor: ERIC
Digest of Educational Statistics, 1962. Bulletin, 1963, No. 10. OE-10024
Office of Education, US Department of Health, Education, and Welfare
This digest is a compilation of the more significant statistical material available in the Office of Education on the American educational system. It contains information on a variety of subjects within the broad field of educational statistics, including schools, enrollments, teachers, graduates, educational attainment, finances, and Federal programs in the field of education. It should prove useful to persons interested in the nature and scope of education in the United States, and in particular to those individuals who are concerned with the formulation and conduct of educational policy. The digest is divided into four major parts: (1) All levels of education; (2) Elementary and secondary education; (3) Higher education, with a special section on land-grant institutions; and (4) Federal programs of education, including notes on Office of Education programs and selected data on programs administered under the National Defense Education Act of 1958. Appendices contain an organization chart of the United States Office of Education, 1962; and a document describing the functions and structure of the Office of Education. (Contains 82 tables, and 6 figures.) [The material in this bulletin was assembled and arranged by Henry G. Badger and W. Vance Grant, under the supervision of Wells Harrington and Kenneth A. Simon, and under the general direction of Louis H. Conger, Jr. Ullain Sullivan assisted in compiling the data on higher education statistics, and Marion Heard assisted in the compilation of data on State and local school systems. Best copy available has been provided.]
Office of Education, US Department of Health, Education, and Welfare.
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Research
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
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: US Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Office of Education (ED)
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: National Defense Education Act