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Greene, Alison; Guillory, Ferrel; Lipsitz, Joan; Rubin,Sarah – MDC, 2004
State of the South 2004 is the fifth edition in North Carolina Manpower Development Corporation MDC's State of the South series, which examines the region's economic and demographic landscape and how Southerners are faring within it. This edition considers the region through the lens of public education, 50 years after the Supreme Court?s Brown…
Descriptors: Racial Segregation, Public Education, Court Litigation, Labor Force Development
Wattenbarger, James L.; Bibby, Patrick J. – 1981
Based on information provided by state directors of community/junior college education, this report reviews state approaches to community college financing. The report includes data from 35 states, which together accounted for 86.3% of the total enrollment in community/junior colleges in 1980. Section I presents conclusions drawn from the data,…
Descriptors: Budgeting, Budgets, Community Colleges, Costs
Lane, Melissa J. – 1990
An issue of paramount concern is the supply and quality of human resources available for scientific and technological activities of the United States. Science and engineering (S&E) personnel are vital in meeting challenges in areas such as scientific research, education, technological competitiveness, and national defense. The growing demand for…
Descriptors: American Indians, Asian Americans, Bachelors Degrees, Blacks
Miller, Vic – 1981
Federal programs outside the Department of Education (ED) provide significant financial support to elementary and secondary education, according to this paper. The authors give capsule descriptions of over two dozen such non-ED programs, compare changes in non-ED funding with shifts in ED aid, evaluate the impact of non-ED aid on different regions…
Descriptors: Agency Role, Economic Development, Elementary Secondary Education, Federal Aid
Vaughan, Jerry L. – 1984
Focusing on the period from June, 1984 through November, 1984, this report summarizes the activities of the Gulf Coast Future Issues Council (GCFIC), a non-profit corporation organized as a coordination center of community research, forecasting, trend analysis, and educational activities. After introductory material that highlights the role of the…
Descriptors: Agency Cooperation, Community Attitudes, Community Characteristics, Community Development
Oakes, Jeannie – 1981
The relationship between secondary school students' socioeconomic status and ethnicity and their participation in vocational education programs was examined. Analysis of data from 25 secondary schools focused on three questions concerning: (1) the emphasis on vocational programs in non-white, ethnically or racially mixed, and white secondary…
Descriptors: Career Choice, Career Development, Career Guidance, Course Content
Lockett, Cornelius R., Jr. – 1981
A computer-assisted guidance program was developed as part of a model for articulation between the public secondary schools in Duval/Nassau counties and the 28 publicly supported community colleges in Florida. The model was created based on data obtained from a survey of 25 graduating seniors in 15 secondary schools in the counties; an analysis of…
Descriptors: Articulation (Education), College School Cooperation, Community Colleges, Computer Oriented Programs
Spero, Abby – 1985
This report presents analysis, findings, and recommendations from a study of certain members of the "new wave" immigrant population, specifically Southeast Asian women, Haitian women, and Hispanic women. After an executive summary of the study's objectives, background, and findings, the two phases of the project are described: (1) the collection…
Descriptors: Cubans, Educational Needs, Employment Programs, Females
Gregory, Sundra – 1976
In 1976 a survey was done to ascertain teacher and administrator responses to the School Planning, Evaluation, and Communication System in six districts in which it was implemented. Research was conducted through written questionnaires. Three districts provided enough data for detailed analysis, and two provided enough data for brief discussion.…
Descriptors: Administrator Attitudes, Educational Objectives, Elementary Secondary Education, Program Descriptions
Frechtling, Joy; Frankel, Steven – 1979
One purpose of this study was to examine the adequacy of existing policies regarding the provision of textbooks in a large suburban school district. Another purpose was to determine the cost of meeting a proposed standard for textbook availability, namely, that every student should be provided with copies of the texts he or she uses in all basic…
Descriptors: Administrator Attitudes, Budgeting, Cost Effectiveness, Cost Estimates
Educational Research Service, Arlington, VA. – 1979
One of three companion reports on the results of a survey on merit pay and incentive plans, this publication focuses on programs for school administrators. The data in the studies, presented largely in table form, are reported separately by four school system enrollment groups (large, medium, small, and very small) and by eight geographic regions.…
Descriptors: Administrators, Elementary Secondary Education, Employment Practices, Incentives
Educational Research Service, Arlington, VA. – 1979
One of three companion reports on the results of a survey on merit pay and incentive plans, this publication focuses on programs for school support staff. The data in the studies, presented largely in table form, are reported separately by four school system enrollment groups (large, medium, small, and very small) and by eight geographic regions.…
Descriptors: Elementary Secondary Education, Employment Practices, Merit Pay, National Surveys
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Needle, Richard H.; And Others – Journal of School Health, 1981
A conceptual framework for identifying stress variables includes: (1) systematically identifying causes of job stress; (2) identifying factors mitigating stress; and (3) identifying possible consequences of job stress. (JN)
Descriptors: Anxiety, Behavior Modification, Coping, Depression (Psychology)
Miller, Marilyn L.; Shontz, Marilyn – School Library Journal, 1993
The sixth in a series of "School Library Journal" reports on trends in school library expenditures for program development shows that commitment to the teaching and motivating of reading is in conflict with fascination with technology and that access to books is being seriously curtailed by the deteriorating state of school library collections.…
Descriptors: Elementary Secondary Education, Financial Support, Information Technology, Learning Resources Centers
Bridge, Connie A. – 1995
This study is the third annual study of primary program implementation in Kentucky elementary schools. This research project is one of six studies conducted in 1995 to determine the extent Kentucky schools and educators had implemented educational technology. In June, 1990, the Kentucky legislature passed the Kentucky Education Reform Act (KERA),…
Descriptors: Classroom Environment, Elementary School Curriculum, Mixed Age Grouping, Primary Education
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