Published Online: May 17, 2005
Published in Print: May 18, 2005, as Wide School Role Urged

News in Brief: A Washington Roundup

Wide School Role Urged

Two Democrats in Congress have introduced legislation to support “full-service community schools.” The measure, offered by Rep. Steny Hoyer of Maryland and Sen. Ben Nelson of Nebraska, would authorize $200 million to help public schools function as such schools, which coordinate educational and social-service programs for communities.

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