ERIC Number: ED168274
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: N/A
Project Partners in Education: Final Report.
Price, Marianne; And Others
The final report describes "Project Partners in Education", a Montgomery County (Pennsylvania) project, designed to create a corps of resource persons composed of parents and teachers who would be knowledgeable about the entire IEP (individualized educational plan) process; and to obtain data on the extent of actual IEP implementation on the classroom, the time commitment necessary on the part of teachers and supervisors for the total IEP process, and the cost of teacher and supervisory time incurred in IEP implementation. Initial sections address the following topics: project personnel; original project objectives; participants, clientele, and organizational setting; procedures, services, and activities; evaluation procedures; formal research and evaluation findings; project results; implications of project results; factors relevant to success and shortcomings; concrete project output; dissemination activities; continuation of project activities after cessation of federal funds; and efforts by other agents to adapt or adopt project activities. Appended materials, which make up the bulk of the document, include a copy of the Partners in Education inservice training manual, parent visitation forms, the Partners in Education IEP cost study, a list of resource persons for IEP implementation, a consultant report, and partial dissemination listing. (SBH)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Education for the Handicapped (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Montgomery County Intermediate Unit 23, Blue Bell, PA.
Identifiers - Location: Pennsylvania