Research Agency Faces Deep Cuts In Budget Bills

Sparks, Sarah D.
September 2015
Education Week;9/23/2015, Vol. 35 Issue 5, p1
The article discusses 2015 U.S. legislative proposals to cut funding for the U.S. Department of Education's Institute of Education Sciences (IES). Topics include the views of IES director Ruth C. Neild, the impact of the proposed cuts on grants for educational research, and proposed cuts to funding for the IES's National Center on Special Education Research. The views of government relations director Juliane Baron of the organization American Educational Research Association are noted.


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