ERIC Number: ED093525
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974-Jan-25
Evaluation of the Impact of ESEA Title I Programs for Migrant Children of Migrant Agricultural Workers. Volume II--Impact Analysis. Final Report.
Exotech Systems, Inc., Falls Church, VA.
Elementary and Secondary Education Act Title I migrant programs focus on identifying and meeting the needs of migrant children through remedial instruction, health, nutrition and psychological services, cultural development, and prevocational training and counseling. Evaluating the impact of Title I programs for migrant children, the study determined the success of the Federal program in meeting the migrant child's needs. The sample consisted of 100 projects in 10 States. Analysis was done by compiling answers by subject and type of respondent and aggregating the data by State. This volume (II) of the 4 volume evaluation reports on the qualitative and quantitative assessment of the impact of the State education agency and local education agency levels. Information is also given on factors accounting for observed variations in impact and the extent to which Federal funds were used to supplant, rather than supplement, other funding sources. Topics covered are: (1) impact of the Migrant Education Program on migrant students; (2) services provided to migrant students by the Migrant Education Program; (3) paraprofessional program aides; (4) home-school relationships; (5) advisory councils; (6) staff attitudes; and (7) parental attitudes. The majority of the information is in tabular form. (NQ)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Advisory Committees, Bilingual Education, Community Involvement, Dropouts, Educational Assessment, Educational Programs, Federal Programs, Migrant Education, Parent Attitudes, Program Effectiveness, Program Evaluation, Reports, Student Attitudes, Tables (Data), Teacher Aides, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Office of Planning, Budgeting, and Evaluation.
Authoring Institution: Exotech Systems, Inc., Falls Church, VA.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Elementary and Secondary Education Act Title I