Education reform--putting the needs of our children first

hearing before the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Youth, and Families of the Committee on Education and the Workforce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Sixth Congress, first session, hearing held in Washington, DC,, May 25, 1999. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Education and the Workforce. Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Youth, and Families.

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Post-secondary education not only increases the earnings of individuals but advances economic development. Our colleges and universities drive much of the research that keeps America competitive. We must ensure that our higher education system meet the needs of the 21st century student and economy and remain innovative and accessible.”.

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I am concerned about the intellectual growth of our students as well as the nurturing of their individual spirits. I believe in real learning and more learning time for our children.

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