ERIC Number: ED211189
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Dec-3
Reference Count: N/A
National Evaluation of Head Start Educational Services and Basic Educational Skills Initiative. Project Report 5: OMB Clearance Request.
NTS Research Corp., Durham, NC.
This document provides a copy of the materials submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to obtain clearance for instruments used in a study funded by the Administration for Children, Youth and Families. The purpose of the study is to assess the impact of the educational services component of Head Start and the Basic Educational Skills Demonstration Project on the children and parents being served. The first part of the document includes copies of the supporting statement forms used; an executive summary of the main study; a description and justification of the eight instruments to be used in the study; a description of the survey design and potential respondents; an outline of the estimated time schedule for data collection and publication; and an estimate of the study's cost to the federal government. The largest portion of the document consists of two appendices. Appendix A details study variables, presents justifications for choice of variables, and shows the relationship of each item in the eight instruments to the study variables. Appendix B includes copies of the instruments. (MP)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Administration for Children, Youth, and Families (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: NTS Research Corp., Durham, NC.