ERIC Number: ED171262
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Evaluation Technical Assistance for the Research and Development Utilization Program. Final Report.
Blackwell, Laird; And Others
This report describes the technical assistance rendered to the NIE-sponsored R&D Utilization Program (R&DU) by the contractor working with the NIE staff, the Center for the Study of Evaluation, and the seven R&DU projects, to develop cross-project instrumentation, develop mutually acceptable plans for data collection and analysis, and perform and report the results of the data analysis. Information provided includes descriptions of the overall design and plan, the seven R&DU projects, the evaluation plan, the instrumentation, and the cross-project data analysis and findings for the first year. The seven projects, which are designed as natural or field-designed variations that provide a set of school improvement services believed by NIE to be essential to the selection, implementation, and use of R&D outcomes, are as follows: the Research and Development Utilization Project, State of Florida Department of Education; the Georgia Research and Development Utilization Project; the Career Education Dissemination Project, Michigan Department of Education; the Pennsylvania School Improvement Project; the Project on Utilization Inservice Education on Research and Development Outcomes, NEA; the NETWORK Consortium, Andover, Massachusetts; and the Northwest Reading Consortium, Office of Washington State Superintendent of Public Instruction. (RAO)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Far West Lab. for Educational Research and Development, San Francisco, CA.