ERIC Number: ED195950
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
An Evaluation of the Right to Read Inexpensive Book Distribution Program. Executive Summary.
General Research Corp., McLean, VA.
This document is an executive summary of a study examining the Inexpensive Book Distribution Program (IBDP), a federally funded and sponsored program operated by Reading is Fundamental (RIF). Sections of the report provide the following information: (1) methodology and procedures for conducting the study, (2) a brief description of RIF national management, (3) summaries of six community-based IBDPs and 38 IBDP site reports, (4) reports on eight alternative book distribution programs, (5) an analysis of elementary and secondary school students' survey responses, and (6) a summary of observations and recommendations. (RL)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Education, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: General Research Corp., McLean, VA.