Approaches to educational reform
- Reform of the System of Education. // Russian Education & Society;May2002, Vol. 44 Issue 5, p5
Focuses on the educational reform proposed by the Russian government. Secondary education; Financing of higher education; Standardization of all higher education institutions.
- Prospects of the Twelve-Year School. Maksakovskii, V.P. // Russian Education & Society;Sep2002, Vol. 44 Issue 9, p19
Discusses Russian Ministry of Education's decision to convert schools to the twelve-year system. Educational reform; Educational consequences of the transition from an industrial to post-industrial society; Challenges to the implementation of twelve-year system.
- President Bush Unveils New Education Plan. // Techniques: Connecting Education & Careers;Mar2001, Vol. 76 Issue 3, p6
Reports on the unveiling of the educational reform proposal by United States President George W. Bush entitled No Child Left Behind. Offer of increased funding for states and schools in exchange for routine and annual academic testing in grades 3 through 8; Stipulation consequences for schools...
- Next year for charter schools. // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;8/15/94, Vol. 21 Issue 35, p43
Focuses on the announcement by Alberta Education that charter school regulations will not be ready in time for any charter school openings in September 1994, but that parents and educators can make plans for 1995.
- Kansas' 19 two-year colleges soon could get a board of their own. FERGUSON, LEW // Community College Week;01/25/99, Vol. 11 Issue 13, p21
Focuses on a legislation regarding the educational structure of Kansas. Creation of a higher education coordinating council; Role of the state Board of Regents; Constitutional amendment being required by the plan forwarded by Governor Bill Graves.
- New center focuses on education policy. // Reading Today;Apr/May95, Vol. 12 Issue 5, p6
Reports on the launching of the Center on National Education Policy which is aimed at monitoring the evolving national interest in education reform in the United States. Sponsors; Primary roles.
- Leavitt is on the right track with but the next step in school reform must be discipline. // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;08/31/98, Vol. 28 Issue 10, p14
Editorial. Focuses on the educational reform initiatives of Utah's governor. Sponsorship of the governor of charter schools; Response of schools boards to the governor's reform efforts.
- A chief state school officer's view of what's needed for comprehensive education reform. Billings, Judith A. // School Psychology Review;1996, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p485
Discusses the necessary factors for comprehensive education reform in the United States. Need for reform; Success of some innovations at helping specific students; Cooperation between states and federal government for comprehensive reform which will reach all students; Importance of community...
- Washington does not know best. Bennett, William J.; Alexander, Lamar // Vocational Education Journal;Oct95, Vol. 70 Issue 7, p48
Presents excerpts from the authors' testimony before the House Economic and Educational Opportunity Committee concerning education reform. Direction of federal education policy; Education as a constitutional responsibility of the states; Activities of national officials.