ERIC Number: ED224168
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982-Aug
Reference Count: 0
Public Data Resources for Educational Policy Analysis and Evaluation. Research on Evaluation Program. Paper and Report Series No. 75.
Smith, Nick L.
To help reduce the needs of educational administrators, policy analysts, and evaluators for original research, this bibliography identifies 65 public data resources that provide current and historical information relevant to educational policy issues. For 15 primary sources the document provides the title, full bibliographic reference, and an annotation giving the source's basic contents, organization, and special features. The primary sources include the "Statistical Abstract of the United States,""Digest of Educational Statistics,""The Condition of Education,""Projections of Educational Statistics,""Census User's Guide,""Compendium of HEW Evaluation Studies,""Federal Program Evaluations,""The Policy Analysis Source Book for Social Programs,""Annual Evaluation Report on Programs Administered by the U.S. Office of Education,""Statistics of Local Public School Systems, Finance,""Statistics of State School Systems,""Standard Education Almanac,""Historical Statistics of the United States,""Biennial Survey of Education in the United States," and "Report of the U.S. Commissioner of Education." Another 50 sources are listed by title and bibliographic reference only. (RW)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Northwest Regional Educational Lab., Portland, OR.