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Title:  Racial and Ethnic Classifications Used by Public Schools
Description: This report presents the findings from a national survey designed to assess the race and ethnicity data collection needs of public schools. It will provide information on how schools report data for federal purposes, and describe any problems schools may be experiencing using the 5 standard categories for race and ethnicity. Keywords: racial and ethnic classifications
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Cover Date: May 1996
Web Release: May 6, 1996
Print Release: May 6, 1996
Publication #: NCES 96092
General Ordering Information
Center/Program: NCES
Authors: Judi Carpenter
Type of Product: Statistical Analysis Report
Survey/Program Areas: Fast Response Survey System (FRSS)
Questions: For questions about the content of this Statistical Analysis Report, please contact:
Shelley K. Burns.
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