Parents and educators now can obtain advice on educational contests and activities offered to students throughout the country.
The National Association of Secondary School Principals has published its 1989-90 "National Advisory List of Contests and Activities," which lists various programs approved by the association.The annual booklet lists 116 national 118 regional programs. All activities on the list requested consideration and were judged on several criteria, including educational value, having minimal costs to the student and school, and being open to all students.
The 40-page booklet is available from National Association of Secondary School Principals Publication Sales, 1904 Association Drive, Reston, VA 22091. One copy may be ordered prepaid with cash, check or money order for $4. Discounts are available for quantity purchases.