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(a) In general

The Goals Panel shall

(1) report to the President, the Secretary, and the Congress regarding the progress the Nation and the States are making toward achieving the National Education Goals established under subchapter I of this chapter, including issuing an annual report;

(2) review voluntary national content standards and voluntary national student performance standards;

(3) report on promising or effective actions being taken at the national, State, and local levels, and in the public and private sectors, to achieve the National Education Goals; and

(4) help build a nationwide, bipartisan consensus for the reforms necessary to achieve the National Education Goals.

(b) Report

(1) In general

The Goals Panel shall annually prepare and submit to the President, the Secretary, the appropriate committees of Congress, and the Governor of each State a report that shall

(A) report on the progress of the United States toward achieving the National Education Goals; and

(B) identify actions that should be taken by Federal, State, and local governments to enhance progress toward achieving the National Education Goals and to provide all students with a fair opportunity-to-learn.

(2) Form; data

Reports shall be presented in a form, and include data, that is understandable to parents and the general public.

(Pub. L. 103-227, title II, Sec. 203, Mar. 31, 1994, 108 Stat. 136; Pub. L. 104-134, title I, Sec. 101(d) (title VII, Sec. 703(a)(6)), Apr. 26, 1996, 110 Stat. 1321-211, 1321-252; renumbered title I, Pub. L. 104-140, Sec. 1(a), May 2, 1996, 110 Stat. 1327.)