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Educating for liberty

Educating for liberty Gary L. Bauer The President’s belief that education should be a vehicle to transmit values and strengthen our democracy is shared by the great majority of the American people. The Annual Gallup Poll on Education in recent years has indicated majorities in the range of 70 to 80 percent in favor of […]

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The President’s academic fitness awards

The President’s academic fitness awards In partial response to concerns about the quality of American education voiced by the National Commission on Excellence in Education, and during a series of 12 regional forums around the country, President Reagan has established the President’s Academic Fitness Awards, modeled on the President’s Physical Fitness Awards program. The goal […]

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Six-year plan for unparalleled achievement; the Richmond City School Board outlines a plan to improve the public education system in Virginia’s capital

Six-year plan for unparalleled achievement; the Richmond City School Board outlines a plan to improve the public education system in Virginia’s capital The Richmond City School Board establishes and defines in this report the goal of unparalleled achievement for the Richmond Public Schools. In order to attain this goal, unparalleled achievement must be exhibited by […]

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Technology and the handicapped; talking computers help blind students hear what they cannot see

Technology and the handicapped; talking computers help blind students hear what they cannot see John M. Williams Jeane Blazie and John Eulenberg are among many nationally known computer scientist developing talking microprocessors and terminals so that blind, visually impaired, speech impaired and other handicapped people can receive an education regardless of the severity of their […]