ERIC Number: ED193490
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Nov
Reference Count: 0
Employment and Training Evaluation Report--1979.
Employment and Training Administration (DOL), Washington, DC.
This document is responsive to requirements in the Comprehensive Employment and Training Act (CETA) to report on findings from research and evaluation activities conducted in fiscal 1979 and plans for fiscal 1980 by the Employment and Training Administration (ETA) and the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Policy, Evaluation, and Research (ASPER). Section 1 (Research, Experimentation, and Demonstration) presents findings from projects administered by the Office of Research and Development (ORD). Section 2 (Evaluation) summarizes major findings of program evaluation studies conducted or funded by the Office of Program Evaluation (OPE). Section 3 covers completed and uncompleted employment and training and related projects conducted by ASPER. (Each of these three sections also contains an ETA plan for fiscal 1980 activities.) Appendixes include (1) statistical tables of selected programs and financial data on fiscal 1978 CETA and Work Incentive program activities; (2) listings of research, experimentation, and evaluation projects administered by ORD and OPE in 1978; (3) ORD work agenda for fiscal 1980; and (4) Report on Optional Levels of Additional Evaluation Efforts and Use of Contractors to Conduct Evaluation Studies. (YLB)
Descriptors: Career Education, Demonstration Programs, Employment Programs, Evaluation, Experimental Programs, Federal Legislation, Federal Programs, Human Resources, Job Training, Labor Market, Labor Needs, Labor Supply, Labor Utilization, Program Effectiveness, Program Evaluation, Research, Research Projects
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Employment and Training Administration (DOL), Washington, DC.
Identifiers: Assistant Secretary Policy Evaluation and Research; Comprehensive Employment and Training Act; Employment and Training Administration; Office of Program Evaluation; Office of Research and Development; Work Incentive Program