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.
Vol. 24, Issue 37, Page 23Published in Print: May 18, 2005, as Wide School Role Urged