Federal Aid to School Construction. Hearings...on H.R. 1551

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Page 3 - Nothing contained in this Act shall be construed to authorize any department, agency, officer, or employee of the United States to exercise any direction, supervision, or control over the curriculum, program of instruction, administration, or personnel of any educational institution or school system...
Page 92 - ... was greater or less than the amount which should have been paid to the State...
Page 222 - I do have one or two questions, and I would like to say for the benefit of the committee that I hope that after questions have been asked, they will not be repeated by the members of the committee.
Page 86 - EDGAR FULLER, EXECUTIVE SECRETARY OF THE NATIONAL COUNCIL OF CHIEF STATE SCHOOL OFFICERS Mr.
Page 94 - State educational authority" means, as the State legislature may determine, (1) the chief State school officer (such as the State superintendent of public instruction, commissioner of education, or similar officer), or (2) a board of education controlling the State department of education...
Page 234 - Doubtless there are other points that you will wish to know about, and I will try to answer them to the best of my ability.
Page 3 - ... means, as the State legislature may determine, (a) the chief S'tate school officer (such as the State superintendent of public instruction, commissioner of education, or similar officer), or (b) a board of education controlling the State department of education; except that' in the District of Columbia it shall mean the Board of Education, and except that for the period ending June 30, 1947, "State educational agency...
Page 2 - State educational agency" means, as the State legislature may determine, (A) the chief State school officer (such as the State superintendent of public instruction, commissioner of education, or similar officer), or (B) a board of education controlling the State department of education; except that in the District of Columbia it shall mean the Board of Education. (3) "Nonprofit private school...
Page 92 - State educational agency (as defined in paragraph (13) of section 210) as the sole agency for carrying out such purposes; (2) provides for making an inventory and survey in accordance with section 101 containing information requested by the Commissioner, and for developing a State program in accordance with such section...
Page 8 - It is equally shocking that millions of our children are not receiving a good education. Millions of them are in overcrowded, obsolete buildings. We are short of teachers, because teachers' salaries are too low to attract new teachers or to hold the ones we have. All these school problems will become much more acute as a result of the tremendous increase in the enrollment in our elementary schools in the next few years. I cannot repeat too strongly...

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