Accession Number:

ADA449469

Title:

Education

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

INDUSTRIAL COLL OF THE ARMED FORCES WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

2005-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

35.0

Abstract:

The education industry is critical to US national security and economic well-being. Our assessment of the industry produced mixed results with positives in educational opportunities and numbers of students attending college, and negatives in comparative international test results, gaps in minority student achievement, and rising costs. Significant opportunities and challenges still exist, especially in the areas of teacher certification, recruitment, retention evolving No Child Left Behind legislation math, science, engineering achievement accommodation of shifts in demographics and equal access to quality education and preparing our education system to meet the changing demands of a growing global economy through collaborative efforts.

Subject Categories:

  • Humanities and History
  • Government and Political Science
  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE