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" States and the well-being of its people, the educational foundations of our society are presently being eroded by a rising tide of mediocrity that threatens our very future as a Nation and a people. "
International Handbook of Educational Policy - Page 41
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Informational Bulletin, Volumes 93-96

Wisconsin. Legislature. Legislative Reference Bureau - Wisconsin - 1993
...the National Commission on Excellence in Education released its report, A Nation at Risk, stating: "[T]he educational foundations of our society are presently being eroded by a rising tide of mediocrity that threatens our very future as a nation and a people." Many feel that...
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Tuition Tax Credit--1983: Hearing Before the Committee on Finance ..., Volume 4

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Finance - Education - 1983 - 548 pages
...nation is at risk. Our once unchallenged preeminence in Commerce, industry, science, and technological innovation is being overtaken by competitors throughout...foundations of our society are presently being eroded by a rising tide of mediocrity that threatens our very future as a Nation and a people. " In recommending...
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Department of the Interior and related agencies appropriations for ..., Part 12

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Appropriations. Subcommittee on Dept. of the Interior and Related Agencies - United States - 1983
...have historically accomplished and contributed to the United States and the well-being of its people, the educational foundations of our society are presently being eroded by a rising tide of mediocrity that threatens our very future as a nation and a people." This erosion occurs...
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Oversight Hearings on Vocational Education, School Lunch, Asbestos in ...

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Education and Labor. Subcommittee on Elementary, Secondary, and Vocational Education - Asbestos - 1983 - 187 pages
...Commission on Excellence in Education. The report begins with the following, "Our Nation is at risk. The educational foundations of our society are presently being eroded by a rising tide of mediocrity that threatens our very future as a Nation and a people ... if an unfriendly...
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Oversight on the Quality of Education in the United States: Hearings ..., Part 1

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Education and Labor. Subcommittee on Elementary, Secondary, and Vocational Education - Education - 1983
...throughout the world. We also agreed that one of the dimensions of that risk lies in the fact that the educational foundations of our society are presently being eroded by a rising tide of mediocrity that threatens our very future as a nation and a people. Our concern, however,...
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Education Quality and Federal Policy: Hearings Before the Task ..., Volume 1

United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Budget. Task Force on Education and Employment - Education - 1983
...because our children are not being educated as well as they should be. The Commission reports that "the educational foundations of our society are presently being eroded by a rising tide of mediocrity that threatens our very future as a nation and a people." I think we can...
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Oversight of Quality in Education: Report of the National Commission on ...

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Labor and Human Resources. Subcommittee on Education, Arts, and Humanities - Education - 1984 - 612 pages
...nation is at risk. Our once unchallenged pre-eminence in carneree, industry, science, and technological innovation is being overtaken by competitors throughout...foundations of our society are presently being eroded by a rising tide of mediocrity that threatens our very future as a nation and a people. What was unimaginable...
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Children, Youth, and Families in the Southwest: Hearing Before the Select ...

United States. Congress. House. Select Committee on Children, Youth, and Families - Child abuse - 1984 - 261 pages
...The Imperative for Educational Reform" when they stated: "We report to the American people that . . . the educational foundations of our society are presently being eroded by a rising tide of mediocrity that threatens our very future as a Nation and a people." We of the National...
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Oversight of Quality in Education: Report of the National Commission on ...

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Labor and Human Resources. Subcommittee on Education, Arts, and Humanities - Education - 1984 - 612 pages
...f rat A Nut ton at Risk and High School A Nation at Risk High School I The Erosion of Quality "... the educational foundations of our society are presently being eroded by a rising tide of mediocrity that threatens our very future as a Nation and a people." (P. 5) "...(our...
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Classroom Discipline: Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Education, Arts ...

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Labor and Human Resources. Subcommittee on Education, Arts, and Humanities - Classroom management - 1984 - 131 pages
...have historically accomplished and contributed to the United States and the well-being of its people, the educational foundations of our society are presently being eroded by a rushing tide of mediocrity that threatens our very future as a Nation and a people. What was unimaginable...
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