United States History
Question of the Day

Funding Education

1950s classroom: education at all levels received a huge boost in the late 1950s
with the passage of the National Defense Education Act

Question 1314148

The National Defense Education Act which funded major programs in secondary school education was passed in 1958 as the result of the

A) launching of Sputnik
B) Cuban Revolution of Castro
C) Nixon-Khrushchev “Kitchen Debate”
D) U-2 spy plane incident
E) building of the Berlin Wall

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