Summary: H.R.3411 — 105th Congress (1997-1998)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (03/10/1998)

Commission for American Mathematics Leadership Act - Establishes the Commission for American Mathematics Leadership, which shall in coordination with the National Academy of Sciences (NAS): (1) review existing research on mathematics education leadership, including U.S. mathematics education status relative to international competitors; (2) propose professional development priorities to strengthen mathematics teaching at all U.S. educational levels; (3) formulate an implementation proposal to assure world class achievement in mathematics education by the United States within a decade; and (4) report findings and recommendations to the Congress.

Directs NAS to provide administrative support services to the Commission.

Makes available for Commission activities a specified amount from appropriations for the National Science Foundation.