ERIC Number: ED186562
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Nov
Reference Count: 0
Evaluation of the 1978-79 United States Elementary and Secondary Education Act--Title I and Impact Aid Programs in Community School District 6, New York, N.Y.
Tilis, Howard S.; Conde, Aquiles
The following programs funded under Title I and Impact Aid and implemented in New York City's Community School District 6 are evaluated in this report: (1) the Program for Corrective Reading for eligible students in grades 3-6; (2) the Junior High School Reading Lab Program; (3) Project Striver, designed to provide supplementary reading instruction to pupils in grades 4, 5, and 6; (4) the Math Laboratory Program for the elementary and junior high levels and a supplementary Math Lab Impact Aid program; (5) an English as a Second language (ESL) program for Spanish speaking students in grades 3-9; (6) Project Success, and intensive reading and mathematics program for severely educationally retarded students in grades 4-7; (7) a non public school component which operated in four parochial schools for eligible students in grades 1-8. For each component, the goals and target population are described, evaluation procedures are reviewed, program activities are outlined, and student achievement data are presented. The results of questionnaires administered to teachers, paraprofessionals and principals are also included in the report. (GC)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Administrator Attitudes, Compensatory Education, Diagnostic Teaching, Educationally Disadvantaged, Elementary Secondary Education, English (Second Language), Federal Programs, Individualized Instruction, Junior High Schools, Mathematics Instruction, Paraprofessional School Personnel, Program Effectiveness, Program Evaluation, Reading Programs, Remedial Programs, Spanish Speaking, Teacher Attitudes
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Community School District 6, New York, NY.
Identifiers: Elementary Secondary Education Act Title I; Impact Aid; New York (New York)