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AIDS Education: Public School Programs Require More Student Information and Teacher Training
HRD-90-103: Published: May 1, 1990. Publicly Released: Jun 15, 1990.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO surveyed public school districts' implementation of the Centers for Disease Control's (CDC) educational program about human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), which causes acquired immunodeficiency syndrome.GAO found that: (1) although CDC believed that students at every grade level should receive age-appropriate HIV education, only 5 percent of the school distr...
Compensatory Education: Chapter 1 Services Provided to Private Sectarian School Students
HRD-87-128BR: Published: Sep 21, 1987. Publicly Released: Sep 21, 1987.
In response to a congressional request, GAO determined the impact of a Supreme Court ruling that held that it was unconstitutional to send public school teachers to teach in private sectarian schools.GAO found that: (1) 10 of the school districts it evaluated spent an estimated $7.3 million to provide educational services to private sectarian schools; (2) while some districts adopted the use of mo...
Need for Active Alcohol Public Education Program
105900: Mar 1, 1978
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's (NHTSA's) public education program for the past several years has been directed at combating the drinking-driver problem. A major portion of the funds obligated for the program were used for contracts with advertising firms for the development of television and radio announcements and other printed material for media placement. In early 1977, as...