Atlanta Assessment Project on Atlanta Public Schools documents
Collection number: ahc.MSS1182
Scope and Content
This collection contains reports created by the Atlanta Assessment Project about the Atlanta Public School System. These reports outline the goals for the Atlanta Public School System, as well as how to reach these goals. The collection also contains reports on the school system for years prior to the project, as well as papers on the history of the city. Of particular note are critiques written by Atlanta residents on one of the reports that concern the economy, demographics, employment, civil rights, and segregation.
- 1917-1973, undated
- Atlanta Assessment Project (Atlanta, Ga.) (Organization)
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use
Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. All requests to publish, quote, or reproduce must be submitted through the Kenan Research Center.
The Atlanta Assessment Project was created to assess the needs of the city of Atlantas Public School System and to suggest improvements. The project began its research into the school system in 1971 and published their reports and recommendations in 1972 and 1973. Additional historical information about the Atlanta Assessment Project has not been determined.
0.63 linear ft. (one document case and one half document case)
System of Arrangement
This collection is arranged alphabetically according to titles supplied by staff.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
This collection was processed in 2019.
- Atlanta Assessment Project on Atlanta Public Schools documents
- Allison Maier
- July 2019
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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- Language of description note
- Finding aid is written in English.