Landmark Congressional Laws on Education

Author: David Carleton
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313313356
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Have you considered the impact of some of the most important federal education laws--the G.I. Bill of Rights, college loan programs, funding of black colleges, school lunch programs, creation of Head Start, special education programs, bilingual education, and equal funding for girls' athletics? This unique reference work provides an explanation and discussion of each landmark law followed by the actual text of key passages of the law. Eighteen landmark laws are covered, from the Land Ordinance of 1785, which set aside land in the western territories for the creation of schools, to Goals 2000: Educate America Act, Bill Clinton's ambitious agenda for student education by the year 2000.

Student s Guide to Landmark Congressional Laws on Youth

Author: Kathleen Ann Uradnik
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313314612
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Arranged in relation to three broad areas--health and welfare, citizenship and democratic participation, and education-- presents the edited texts of major legislative acts passed by Congress that affect youth in the United States.