TITLE

E.D. Seeks $125 Million For 18 Research Centers

AUTHOR(S)
West, Peter
PUB. DATE
March 1990
SOURCE
Education Week;3/14/1990, Vol. 9 Issue 25, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the plan of the U.S. Department of Education to devote funding to the 18 research centers that will receive funding under contracts. The education department has requested 14.6 million dollars from its fiscal 1991 budget to fund the centers. Some of the contributors to the funding include the Departments of Labor and Health, and Human Services, and Office of Educational Research and Improvement. Funding for the individual centers vary from 700,000 to 1.9 million dollars.
ACCESSION #
21029769

 

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