Private Philanthropy and Public Elementary and Secondary Education

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Private Philanthropy and Public Elementary and Secondary Education

Proceedings of the Rockefeller Archive Center Conference held on June 8, 1979

By: Gerald Benjamin

Publication date: January 1980
SKU: 9780874701029
ISBN: 9780874701029

Private Philanthropy and Public Elementary and Secondary Education contains the proceedings of the Rockefeller Archive Center Conference held on June 8, 1979, where papers and talks were presented to devote attention to the history of philanthropic activities in education and to encourage an exchange of views on current and future trends of public elementary and secondary education in the United States.

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The Rockefeller Archive Center was established to protect materials related to organizations founded and supported by the philanthropies of the Rockefeller family, which have had a seminal influence on the development of twentieth-century education, science, medicine, social science, agriculture, economics, conservation, and cultural affairs throughout the world. Private Philanthropy and Public Elementary and Secondary Education was one of a series of conferences regularly sponsored by the Rockefeller Archive Center on subjects germane to its holdings. The papers and talks in this book—Proceedings of the Rockefeller Archive Center Conference held on June 8, 1979—were presented to devote some attention to the history of philanthropic activities in education and to encourage an exchange of views on current and future trends among a group of foundation executives, scholars, educators, and officials at every level of government who are committed to the improvement of public elementary and secondary education in the United States.

Pages: 96
Language: English
Publisher: Rockefeller Archive Center
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