ERIC Number: ED038610
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969-Nov
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An Exploratory Assessment of CAP Evaluation Activities. Volume 1.
Bond, Emil; And Others
Objectives of this project were to identify and catalog all existing reports on contracted evaluation studies by the Community Action Program (CAP) evaluation branch and the various program offices; to analyze a sample of contracted evaluation studies in terms of their adequacy as research projects; to assess a sample of CAP inhouse evaluations; to examine the relationship between the on-site monitorings and other CAP evaluation activities; and to consider some of the major issues associated with the utilization of evaluation findings. (See also AC 006 892, Volume 2, a catalog of abstracts of the evaluation studies.) (Author/LY)
Descriptors: Agencies, Community Action, Disadvantaged Youth, Evaluation Criteria, Federal Programs, Information Sources, Participation, Poverty Programs, Program Administration, Program Development, Program Evaluation, Research Methodology, Research Projects, Research Utilization
Clearinghouse for Federal Scientific and Technical Information, Springfield, Virginia 22151 (PB-188-579, MF $0.65, HC $3.00)
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Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Institutes for Research in the Behavioral Sciences, Pittsburgh, PA.
Note: Final report