ERIC Number: ED186414
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Feb
Reference Count: N/A
Strengthening Technical Assistance to the National Diffusion Network.
Zigarmi, Patricia; And Others
This report contains a review and analysis of technical assistance given to the National Diffusion Network (NDN) by the Technical Assistance Advisory Group (TAAG). Following an outline of TAAG's aims and methods, the history of technical assistance to the NDN is reviewed. Current activities of the technical assistance contractors are outlined and clients' evaluations of these activties are summarized. The needs for technical assistance are discussed, and characteristics of effective technical assistance systems are described. Possible changes in the NDN and their implications for future technical assistance are analyzed. Recommendations are made for government actions and for future technical assistance contractor activity. (JD)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Office of Evaluation and Dissemination.
Authoring Institution: Dingle Associates, Inc., Washington, DC.