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Introduced in Senate (01/27/1993)

Elementary Mathematics and Science Equipment Act - Authorizes the Secretary of Education to allot funds to State educational agencies to award grants to local educational agencies to provide hands-on instruction equipment and materials to elementary schools to improve mathematics and science education. Authorizes appropriations.

Sets forth requirements for: (1) State allotments; (2) State and local applications; (3) grant award priorities; (4) participation of private schools; (5) State and Federal responsibilities; and (6) limitation on use of grant funds only for science equipment or materials and mathematical manipulative materials necessary for hands-on instruction.