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The condition of education 2006 in brief (NCES 2006-072)

Citation

Livingston, A. (Ed.) (2006). The condition of education 2006 in brief (NCES 2006-072). Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.

Abstract

The Condition of Education 2006 in Brief contains a summary of 19 of the 50 indicators in The Condition of Education 2006. The topics covered include: public and private enrollment in elementary/secondary education; projections of undergraduate enrollment; racial/ethnic distribution of public school students; student achievement from the National Assessment of Educational Progress in reading, mathematics, and science; adult literacy; status dropout rates; immediate transition to college; school violence and safety; educational attainment; parental choice of schools; expenditures for elementary and secondary education, and federal grants and loans to undergraduate students.