TITLE

NEWS in BRIEF

AUTHOR(S)
Viadero, Debra; Olson, Lynn; Robelen, Erik W.
PUB. DATE
August 2001
SOURCE
Education Week;8/8/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 43, p41
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports developments related to education in the United States as of August 2001. Formation of an ad hoc committee by the governing board overseeing the National Assessment of Educational Progress; Approval of US President George W. Bush on legislation for Title I grants to school districts; Bills for the improvement of math and science instruction.
ACCESSION #
5021748

 

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