Title I reauthorization: IRA speaks out

August 1999
Reading Today;Aug/Sep99, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p4
Reports on the policy recommendations developed by the International Reading Association (IRA) to support the reauthorization of the Title I legislation of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act in the United States. Request of IRA for improved services to children; Details on the proposal.


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