TITLE

Should Congress Establish A Separate Cabinet-Level U.S. Department of Education? PRO

AUTHOR(S)
Ryor, John
PUB. DATE
November 1978
SOURCE
Congressional Digest;Nov78, Vol. 57 Issue 11, p276
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents views of the author on the proposed creation of the U.S. Department of Education. Reason provided by the author on need for creation of the department; Activities proposed by National Education Association that should be included in the department; Role of federal government in education.
ACCESSION #
10566774

 

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