ERIC Number: ED223735
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: N/A
Annual Evaluation Report. Volume I, Fiscal Year 1981.
Department of Education, Washington, DC. Office of Planning, Budget, and Evaluation.
This report describes evaluation activities for federally funded education programs administered by the U.S. Department of Education in 1981. Chapter 1 briefly discusses organizational and policy changes within the Department that affected evaluation. Chapter 2 provides overviews of evaluation procedures undertaken for programs in elementary and secondary education, postsecondary education, and special categories. Chapter 3 presents highlights of evaluation results, focusing on: evaluation practices and procedures for programs in elementary and secondary education; effectiveness of Title I programs; administration of Federal financial aid programs in higher education; effectiveness of services for disadvantaged higher education students; impacts of loan and other financial aid programs; and effectiveness of administration of programs for adult education, educational resources provision, community education, educational television, and vocational education for Indian tribes. Chapter 4 describes evaluation activities developed and managed by the Office of Management in the Department of Education. (Author/MJL)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Adult Education, Community Education, Elementary Secondary Education, Evaluation Criteria, Federal Aid, Federal Programs, Postsecondary Education, Program Effectiveness, Program Evaluation, Special Education, Vocational Education
Yvonne Briscoe, Office of Planning, Budget, and Evaluation, Planning and Evaluation Service, Room 3605, Switzer Building, 330 C Street, SW, Washington, DC 29202 (write for price).
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Department of Education, Washington, DC. Office of Planning, Budget, and Evaluation.