ERIC Number: ED228350
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: N/A
Title I Programs in Georgia, 1981-1982.
Georgia State Dept. of Education, Atlanta. Div. of Compensatory Education.
A summary of 1981-82 Title I funded educational projects carried out in the State of Georgia is provided in this annual report. Data in the report are based on a reporting sample of one-third of the State's participating school districts, and lead to the following information. (1) More than 57,000 Georgia school children participated in regular school year Title I reading and mathematics programs and 3,000 students participated in summer programs. (2) Nearly 90 percent of the teachers, instructional aides, curriculum specialists, and other support personnel involved in the programs received inservice training. (3) Parent Advisory Councils participated in project planning, implementation, and evaluation and served as volunteers in the schools. (4) The Title I Migrant Education program identified and enrolled over 8,000 students, providing them with general tutoring, reading, and mathematics instruction. (5) The majority of migrant students met or exceeded program objectives. (6) Similarly, the majority of the 4,107 handicapped students enrolled in Title I special education programs met or exceeded the objectives set for them. (7) Finally, most of the 1,921 neglected or delinquent students participating in Title I activities at State agency schools met or exceeded program objectives. (Author/GC)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Georgia State Dept. of Education, Atlanta. Div. of Compensatory Education.
Identifiers - Location: Georgia
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Elementary and Secondary Education Act Title I