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The National Defense Education Act, 1958 . This act established funds to improve instruction in mathematics, foreign language, and science which were considered important in the defense of the nation.

Child Rights Acts 1964 . This act was established to prevent discrimination in federally assisted programs and public accommodations and establishments, to protect constitutional rights in public facilities and public education, and start a Commission on Equal Employment Opportunity. Individuals could not be denied the right to vote in any Federal election based on a literacy test. This act also established the desegregation of public education and public facilities (http://public.findlaw.com/bookshelf-disability-rights-laws/anchor65310.html).

Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) 1965 . This act increase federal funds to improve science and mathematics. The act was established to help low-income families to ensure students acquired the academic skills necessary for jobs (Chapter 1) ( (External Link) ). The HeadStart program was initiated in 1965 to start 2000 centers to help low income preschool children to prepare them for regular school.

Rehabilitation Act Section 504 1973 PL 93-112 . This act extended funds to States for vocational rehabilitation with an “emphasis on those with the most severe handicaps” so they could gain employment. Further, the specific section 504 rules that no one may be excluded from participation in programs that receive financial assistance.

Individual with Disabilities Education Act 1975 PL 94-142 . This act required “public schools to make available to all eligible children with disabilities a free appropriate public education in the least restrictive environment appropriate to their individual needs.

( www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/osers/osep ). Emergency Immigrant Education Program Bilingual Immigrant Act of 1980 . This act was established to “assist State education agencies (SEAs) and local education agencies (LEAs) in providing supplementary educational services and offsetting costs for immigrant children enrolled in elementary and secondary public and nonpublic schools”. The targeted population was children who were not born in the any State, had been attending school in the States for less than three years, had limited English proficiency, and had lived in the United States for one to four years ( (External Link) ).

Carl D. Perkins Vocational and Technical Education Act PL 105-332 of 1984. This act defined the sequence of courses related to preparing individuals for employment. It included applied learning to “an individual’s academic knowledge, higher order reasoning, problem solving skills, and the occupational-specific skills”.

Individual with Disabilities Education Act PL 101-476 of 1990 . This act provided extended program for children with disabilities including program for transition services, services for children with emotional disturbance, research on attention deficit disorder, assistive technology services, rehabilitation services, counseling and social work services, services for children with autism and traumatic brain injury.

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where we get a research paper on Nano chemistry....?
Maira Reply
what are the products of Nano chemistry?
Maira Reply
There are lots of products of nano chemistry... Like nano coatings.....carbon fiber.. And lots of others..
learn
Even nanotechnology is pretty much all about chemistry... Its the chemistry on quantum or atomic level
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da
no nanotechnology is also a part of physics and maths it requires angle formulas and some pressure regarding concepts
Bhagvanji
Preparation and Applications of Nanomaterial for Drug Delivery
Hafiz Reply
revolt
da
Application of nanotechnology in medicine
what is variations in raman spectra for nanomaterials
Jyoti Reply
I only see partial conversation and what's the question here!
Crow Reply
what about nanotechnology for water purification
RAW Reply
please someone correct me if I'm wrong but I think one can use nanoparticles, specially silver nanoparticles for water treatment.
Damian
yes that's correct
Professor
I think
Professor
Nasa has use it in the 60's, copper as water purification in the moon travel.
Alexandre
nanocopper obvius
Alexandre
what is the stm
Brian Reply
is there industrial application of fullrenes. What is the method to prepare fullrene on large scale.?
Rafiq
industrial application...? mmm I think on the medical side as drug carrier, but you should go deeper on your research, I may be wrong
Damian
How we are making nano material?
LITNING Reply
what is a peer
LITNING Reply
What is meant by 'nano scale'?
LITNING Reply
What is STMs full form?
LITNING
scanning tunneling microscope
Sahil
how nano science is used for hydrophobicity
Santosh
Do u think that Graphene and Fullrene fiber can be used to make Air Plane body structure the lightest and strongest. Rafiq
Rafiq
what is differents between GO and RGO?
Mahi
what is simplest way to understand the applications of nano robots used to detect the cancer affected cell of human body.? How this robot is carried to required site of body cell.? what will be the carrier material and how can be detected that correct delivery of drug is done Rafiq
Rafiq
if virus is killing to make ARTIFICIAL DNA OF GRAPHENE FOR KILLED THE VIRUS .THIS IS OUR ASSUMPTION
Anam
analytical skills graphene is prepared to kill any type viruses .
Anam
Any one who tell me about Preparation and application of Nanomaterial for drug Delivery
Hafiz
what is Nano technology ?
Bob Reply
write examples of Nano molecule?
Bob
The nanotechnology is as new science, to scale nanometric
brayan
nanotechnology is the study, desing, synthesis, manipulation and application of materials and functional systems through control of matter at nanoscale
Damian
Is there any normative that regulates the use of silver nanoparticles?
Damian Reply
what king of growth are you checking .?
Renato
What fields keep nano created devices from performing or assimulating ? Magnetic fields ? Are do they assimilate ?
Stoney Reply
why we need to study biomolecules, molecular biology in nanotechnology?
Adin Reply
?
Kyle
yes I'm doing my masters in nanotechnology, we are being studying all these domains as well..
Adin
why?
Adin
what school?
Kyle
biomolecules are e building blocks of every organics and inorganic materials.
Joe
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Source:  OpenStax, Education leadership review special issue: portland conference, volume 12, number 3 (october 2011). OpenStax CNX. Oct 17, 2011 Download for free at http://cnx.org/content/col11362/1.5
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