ERIC Number: ED161998
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
An Evaluation of the Emergency School Aid Act Nonprofit Organization: Vol. II, A Description of Local Program Operations.
Crocker, Stephen; Sperlich, Peter W.
This report describes the following aspects of the non-profit organization (NPO) program of the Emergency School Aid Act (ESAA): (1) the demographic characteristics of NPOs; (2) the types of organizations funded under ESAA-NPO programs; (3) the function of the formal NPO advisory committee compared with school district or community participation in NPO operations; (4) the activities most or least often undertaken by NPOs and the conditions associated with undertaking some types of activities rather than others; (5) the relationship between activities undertaken by NPOs and the desegregation phase of the district; and (6) the extent NPOs operates as organizations promoting change in district policies or adversary organizations and the conditions associated with NPOs acting as change agents. In addition, major findings and areas for policy recommendations are discussed. Appended is a brief description of the questionnaire that provides the data for this report. (Author/EB)
Descriptors: Change Agents, Change Strategies, Community Involvement, Community Programs, Educational Programs, Educational Strategies, Elementary Secondary Education, Federal Programs, Government School Relationship, Nonprofit Organizations, Organizational Development, School Desegregation, School District Autonomy
The Rand Corporation, 1700 Main Street, Santa Monica, California 90406 ($3.00)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Office of Planning, Budgeting, and Evaluation.
Authoring Institution: Rand Corp., Santa Monica, CA.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Emergency School Aid Act 1972