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Equality of Educational Opportunity Survey, compiled 1966 - 1966

ARC Identifier 610073

Series from Record Group 12: Records of the Office of Education, 1870 - 1980

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Creator(s):Department of Health, Education, and Welfare. Office of Education. National Center for Educational Statistics. (ca. 1965 - 07/01/1972)
Type(s) of Archival Materials:Data Files
Textual Records

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Other Title(s):Coleman Study
Inclusive Dates:1966 - 1966
Part Of:Record Group 12: Records of the Office of Education, 1870 - 1980
Includes: 7 file units described in ARCSearch within this Series
Function and Use:The agency conducted this survey as part of a mandate of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to provide the President and the U. S. Congress with data about the availability of equal educational opportunities for minorities in the nation's public schools. The results were used to monitor school integration and educational equalization.
Access Restriction(s):Unrestricted
Use Restriction(s):Unrestricted
General Note(s):The Coleman Report of 1966, named after the lead researcher for this study, James S. Coleman, resulted from this survey.
Finding Aid Type:Doc. Package
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Disposition Authority Number(s):NC3-12-80-1
Accession Number(s):NC3-12-80-1



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