National Education Standards, A.M. Session

The Interim Council on Standards and Testing was created by Congress to advise the National Education Goals Panel on academic standards for… read more

The Interim Council on Standards and Testing was created by Congress to advise the National Education Goals Panel on academic standards for American education, one of the panel’s six goals for American education. It was also authorized to advise the panel on a suitable means of national testing to measure whether the academic standards are being achieved. Panel members drew on their experiences with the American educational system to discuss the advantages and disadvantages of proposals for academic standards and testing, including such factors as who sets the standards, the possibility of bias against minorities in national standardized tests, and educational program assessments. close

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  • Ambach, Gordon Representative Council of Chief State School Officers
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National Education Standards, A.M. Session

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Program ID:
18557-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Public Hearing
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jun 24, 1991
Last Aired:
Jun 30, 1991

Airing Details

  • Jun 24, 1991 | 8:33pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 25, 1991 | 4:50am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 30, 1991 | 1:17am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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