EDUCATION

The goals of the Education/Scholarships/Maurice Morse Tea Committee are as follows:

  1. Seek to eliminate segregation and other discriminatory practices in public education
  2. Study local educational conditions affecting minority groups
  3. Investigate the public school system and school zoning
  4. Familiarize itself with textbook material there from which is racially derogatory
  5. Seek to stimulate school attendance
  6. Keep informed of school conditions and strive to correct abuses where found
  7. Investigate the effects of standardized and high-stakes testing practices
  8. Teacher certification
  9. Promote parental involvement in education
  10. Aim to be a center of popular education on the race question and on the work of the Association.

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