ERIC Number: ED368530
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
ESEA Chapter I: Region C Technical Assistance Center. Annual Report: July 1, 1992 through June 30, 1993.
Educational Testing Service, Atlanta, GA.; Chapter 1 Technical Assistance Center, Atlanta, GA. Region C.
Region C Technical Assistance Center (TAC) and Region 3 Rural Technical Assistance Center (R-TAC) provide Chapter I support and technical assistance to state and local education agencies in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Virginia. Region C encompasses a mix of urban centers and rural districts, some of which have only two or three schools. Within the rural regions, there is a large population of disadvantaged families and children and an increasing number of migrant families. This annual report contains: (1) plans and priorities for technical assistance, emphasizing change-oriented solutions and direct assistance in investigating alternatives to conventional instruction; (2) a statistical summary of services by type of service and state; (3) descriptions of sponsored conferences and trainer-of-trainers sessions; (4) state summaries of technical assistance, particularly in the areas of program improvement, curriculum and instruction, parent involvement, and evaluation; (5) reports on a Dade County project, the Chapter 1 Test Information Center, the Region C Electronic Bulletin Board System, and the Migrant Student Record Transfer System National Survey; (6) accounts of TAC staff training; (7) a list of outreach and awareness activities; (8) documentation of TAC Directors' meetings; and (9) a list of coordination activities between TAC and R-TAC. Appendices include a description of the role of TACs and R-TACs, conference and seminar agendas, and tables of TAC activities. Contains numerous data tables and figures. (KS)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Policy and Planning (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Educational Testing Service, Atlanta, GA.; Chapter 1 Technical Assistance Center, Atlanta, GA. Region C.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Elementary and Secondary Education Act Title I