ERIC Number: ED415392
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997-Jun-5
Reference Count: N/A
Government Performance and Results Act Strategies for Both the Veterans Benefits Administration's Education Service and the Vocational Rehabilitation and Counseling Services. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Benefits of the Committee on Veterans' Affairs. House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifth Congress, First Session.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
This document reports the oral and written testimony submitted at a Congressional hearing on implementation of the Government Performance and Results Act in the Veterans Benefits Administration's (VBA) educational service and vocational and counseling services. Oral and written testimony was presented by Representative Jack Quinn, chair of the committee, and Representatives Bob Filner and Lane Evans, as well as representatives of the VBA. The testimony focused on the need to evaluate VBA programs in terms of outcomes and how to set up outcome measurements. How to measure these outcomes, what outcomes to measure, and for how long are issues currently being addressed, according to the testimony. (KC)
Descriptors: Employment Programs, Federal Legislation, Hearings, Job Training, Needs, Outcomes of Education, Policy Formation, Postsecondary Education, Program Effectiveness, Program Evaluation, Public Policy, Veterans Education, Vocational Rehabilitation
U.S. Government Printing Office, Superintendent of Documents, Congressional Sales Office, Washington, DC 20402.
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Government Performance and Results Act 1993