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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. "
School Choice: Why You Need It--how You Get it - Page 9
by David Harmer - 1994 - 203 pages
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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...threatens our very future as a nation and a people." Many feel that the commission's conclusions continue to be as accurate and timely as they were a decade...
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Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents

United States - 1988
..."A Nation at Risk" — that report itself said that the educational foundations of our society were being eroded by "a rising tide of mediocrity that...threatens our very future as a nation and a people." Well, it was time to stem that tide, to get our educational house in order, or to suffer the consequences....
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Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents

United States - 1988
...organizations; and business, we have begun to turn back what our education commission 5 years ago called "a rising tide of mediocrity that threatens our very future as a nation and a people." Well, we've taken a firm and uncompromising stand against drugs in our nation's schools. We've encouraged...
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Ronald Reagan, Book 1

United States. President (1981-1989 : Reagan), United States. President (1981-1989 : Reagan). - Presidents - 1990
..."A Nation at Risk" — that report itself said that the educational foundations of our society were being eroded by "a rising tide of mediocrity that...threatens our very future as a nation and a people." Well, it was time to stem that tide, to get our educational house in order, or to suffer the consequences....
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Industrial policy: hearings before the Subcommittee on Economic ...

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Banking, Finance, and Urban Affairs. Subcommittee on Economic Stabilization - Capital investments - 1983
...throughout the world. The Ccnmission agreed that one of the dimensions of that risk lies in the fact that the educational foundations of our society are presently...threatens our very future as a Nation and a people. The Commission's concern, however, goes far beyond matters such as industry and commerce. It also includes...
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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...threatens our very future as a nation and a people." I think we can pretty much all agree on the general conclusions of these reports: The education system...
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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
...have historically accomplished and contributed to the United States and the well-being of its people, the educational foundations of our society are presently...threatens our very future as a Nation and a people. What was unimaginable a generation ago has begun to occur — others are matching and surpassing our...
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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...threatens our very future as a Nation and a people ... if an unfriendly foreign power had attempted to impose on America the mediocre educational performance...
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Industrial Policy: Hearings Before the Subcommittee on Economic ...

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Banking, Finance, and Urban Affairs. Subcommittee on Economic Stabilization - Capital investments - 1983
...throughout the world. The Commission agreed that one of the dimensions of that risk lies in the fact that the educational foundations of our society are presently...threatens our very future as a Nation and a people. The Commission's concern, however, went far beyond matters such as industry and commerce. It also included...
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Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and ..., Part 9

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Appropriations. Subcommittee on the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies - 1983
...REPORT ON EDUCATION, "A NATION AT RlSK", THE NATIONAL COMMISSION ON EXCELLENCE IN EDUCATION STATES THAT "...THE EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATIONS OF OUR SOCIETY ARE...THREATENS OUR VERY FUTURE AS A NATION AND A PEOPLE." MR. CHAIRMAN, AS YOU AND THE MEMBERS OF THIS PANEL WELL KNOW, THE PURPOSE OF THE PROGRAM WHOSE FUNDING...
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