Back to basics: schools

Chaddock, Gail Russell
January 2001
Christian Science Monitor;1/24/2001, Vol. 93 Issue 41, p1
Discusses the strategy of United States president George W. Bush concerning education. Objective of assuring that every student in a public school can read; Rankings of U.S. students as compared with students in other countries; Outlook for the plans of Bush.


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