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ERIC Number: ED012422
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967-Jun
Pages: 17
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Reference Count: 0
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REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE FOR ESTABLISHING CRITERIA AND PROCEDURES FOR SELECTION OF PROPOSALS OF THE COUNCIL OF PARTICIPATING INSTITUTIONS.
JOHNSON, BEN F.; AND OTHERS
THE "COMMITTEE FOR ESTABLISHING CRITERIA AND PROCEDURES FOR SELECTION OF PROPOSALS" IN THE STATE OF GEORGIA, ADVISED THE CREATION OF A "PROPOSAL REVIEW COMMITTEE" TO ASSESS THE MERITS OF NEW UNIVERSITY EXTENSION PROJECTS, PROPOSED FOR FUNDING UNDER TITLE I, HIGHER EDUCATION ACT OF 1965, PRIOR TO KNOWLEDGE OF AVAILABLE FUNDS, TO ACCOMODATE THESE PROPOSALS TO THE AMOUNTS ACTUALLY FUNDED, AND TO CONDUCT GENERAL EVALUATION AND LIAISON. GENERAL GUIDELINES FOR FUNDING UNDER TITLE I CALLED FOR NONCREDIT PROGRAMS OF ADULT INSTRUCTION, AT COLLEGE LEVEL OR ABOVE, TO BE CONDUCTED BY QUALIFIED INSTITUTIONS WITHIN THE SCOPE, OBJECTIVES, AND CRITERIA OF THE GEORGIA STATE PLAN. SPECIFIC PROGRAM CRITERIA WERE--(1) AN ADEQUATE SUMMARY STATEMENT, (2) A LEGITIMATE PROBLEM, (3) SIGNIFICANT AND REALISTIC OBJECTIVES, (4) SERVICE TO THE RIGHT TARGET AUDIENCE, (5) APPROPRIATE STAFF FOR PROJECT PLANNING, EXECUTION, AND EVALUATION, (6) AN EDUCATIONALLY SOUND PLAN OF EXECUTION, (7) ATTENTION TO GENUINE COMMUNITY NEEDS RATHER THAN TO INSTITUTIONAL NEEDS, (8) PARTICIPATION BY THE COMMUNITY IN PLANNING PROGRAM, (9) REAL POTENTIAL FOR CONTINUING BENEFITS TO THE WIDER PUBLIC, (10) A SOUND AND REALISTIC BUDGET, (11) PROVISION FOR EFFECTIVE POSTPROJECT EVALUATION, AND (12) A PLAN FOR DISSEMINATING INFORMATION ON PROJECT METHODOLOGY AND RESULTS TO INTERESTED GROUPS AND INSTITUTIONS. THE DOCUMENT INCLUDED AN EVALUATION CHECKLIST. (LY)
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Authoring Institution: Georgia Univ., Athens.
Identifiers: ATHENS; GEORGIA; Higher Education Act Title I