Education NewsWatch

August 1990
Teaching Pre K-8;Aug/Sep90, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p8
Presents newsworthy items for the professional elementary school teacher. Questions under consideration by Wider Opportunities for Women (WOW), an agency of the National Commission on Working Women; Possibility that WOW's findings could lead to a more efficient funding of women's literacy programs; Results of a National Education Poll sponsored by Toyota; Creation of Jefferson Awards by "Weekly Reader" and the American Institute for Public Service to honor elementary school students who perform outstanding acts of voluntary public service. INSET: AVERAGE SALARIES PAID TEACHERS.


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