National Education Goals

The National Governors' Association’s National Educational Goals task force met in Washington, DC to discuss the current progress of… read more

The National Governors' Association’s National Educational Goals task force met in Washington, DC to discuss the current progress of the six goals set by the National Governors' Association for the nation’s educational system. The task force is made up of governors, educational representatives, and administration officials concerned with improving the education of American youth. The goals include improvements in programs for preparing children for entering school, increasing the high school graduation rate, determining that students have suitable skills at particular grade levels throughout their education, maintaining math and science education at levels which compete with foreign countries, and eliminating drugs and violence from the public school system. The committee also discussed improving adult literacy rates and continuing education programs. close

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National Education Goals

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Program ID:
17260-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Public Hearing
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 25, 1991
Last Aired:
Mar 31, 1991

Airing Details

  • Mar 25, 1991 | 1:33pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 25, 1991 | 9:10pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 26, 1991 | 2:30am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 26, 1991 | 7:45am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 30, 1991 | 12:40pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 31, 1991 | 3:41pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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