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The condition of education 2003 in brief (NCES 2003-068)


Livingston, A., & Wirt, J. (Eds.) (2003). The condition of education 2003 in brief (NCES 2003-068). Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.


This publication, The Condition of Education 2003 in Brief, contains a summary of 21 of the 44 indicators in The Condition of Education 2003. The topics covered include enrollments in elementary/secondary and postsecondary education; student achievement; transfers from community colleges to 4-year institutions; college persistence rates; trends in English and foreign language coursetaking; out-of-field teaching in middle and high school; undergraduate diversity; changes in tenure policy and hiring; and levels of education funding.