ERIC Number: ED360045
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
Chapter 1 in Ohio: Elementary and Secondary Education Act. 27th Annual Evaluation Report, Fiscal 1992.
Ohio State Dept. of Education, Columbus. Div. of Federal Assistance.
This report summarizes recent activities provided in Ohio through Chapter 1 of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act. Statistics for the 1991-92 school year and the summer that followed are presented, along with information on participation trends, instructional impact, expenditure and staffing patterns, parent involvement, and 5-year trends. The first section of the report explains the basic Chapter 1 services provided by Ohio's public school districts, including information on: (1) student participation; (2) instructional areas; (3) the impact of reading instruction; (4) the impact of mathematics instruction; (5) expenditure patterns; (6) staff positions; (7) inservice education; (8) parent involvement; and (9) parent advisory councils. The section concludes with a list of program successes, indicating that 610 of Ohio's 612 school districts conducted Chapter 1 programs, receiving a total of just under $200 million in Chapter 1 funds to provide extra instruction for 146,606 educationally disadvantaged children. The next section describes special Chapter 1 services provided for the children of migratory agricultural workers and handicapped, neglected, or delinquent children being educated in state agency schools. The report concludes with a brief description of state leadership in implementing Chapter 1 and tables that provide a 5-year summary of grant awards and students served. The text is supplemented with 33 tables. (AC)
Descriptors: Annual Reports, Child Neglect, Compensatory Education, Costs, Delinquency, Disabilities, Elementary Secondary Education, Federal Legislation, Mathematics Instruction, Migrant Youth, Parent Participation, Program Descriptions, Program Effectiveness, Reading Instruction, Special Needs Students, State Programs, Student Participation, Tables (Data), Trend Analysis
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Education, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Dept. of Education, Columbus. Div. of Federal Assistance.
Identifiers - Location: Ohio
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Education Consolidation Improvement Act Chapter 1