ERIC Number: ED197974
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: N/A
An Evaluation of the National Science Foundation Comprehensive Assistance to Undergraduate Science Education Program, Volume I: Overview and Findings.
Cashell, Jane G.; And Others
Presented is the initial volume of a three-volume report detailing the evaluation of the National Science Foundation Comprehensive Assistance to Undergraduate Science Education (CAUSE) program, a program developed to encourage the improvement in quality and effectiveness of undergraduate science education in institutions of higher education. Chapter One describes the operation and history of the CAUSE program. Methodology of the evaluation framework is provided in Chapter Two, including a discussion of the elements of the design of the evaluation, i.e., the issues, evaluation framework, data collection techniques and activities, and data analysis. Chapters Three and Four deal with conclusions regarding issues and recommendations, respectively. (CS)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC. Directorate for Science Education.
Authoring Institution: Development and Evaluation Associates, Inc., Syracuse, NY.