ERIC Number: ED355084
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
Region 1 Rural Technical Assistance Center Annual Report July 1, 1991 - June 30, 1992.
RMC Research Corp., Portsmouth, NH.
This report evaluates program activities of the Region 1 Rural Technical Assistance Center (R-TAC). Region 1 R-TAC serves the Chapter 1 programs of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Rhode Island, and Vermont. The program provides consultation, training and other technical assistance to state educational agencies (SEAs) and rural local educational agencies (LEAs) in the region to improve the quality of education provided to educationally disadvantaged Chapter 1 children. During the first quarter of fiscal year 1992, R-TAC completed letters of negotiations with each state that summarized services to be delivered. During 1992 R-TAC provided direct technical assistance to state and local Chapter 1 programs through 96 workshops, 152 onsite consultations, 751 telephone consultations and 643 pieces of correspondence. Technical assistance was provided on improvement in evaluation procedures, program implementation, curriculum and instruction, and parent involvement and family literacy. Additional activities of the R-TAC included participation in special research and planning; organizing and conducting parts of national or regional conferences; providing professional development programs; conducting outreach and awareness activities with SEAs, LEAs, and other agencies; and maintaining close coordination with other regional Chapter 1 and migrant education technical assistance service providers. This report contains tables and graphs illustrating the program activities. (LP)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Policy and Planning (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: RMC Research Corp., Portsmouth, NH.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Education Consolidation Improvement Act Chapter 1