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ERIC Number: ED415876
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994
Pages: 68
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: N/A
Gila County Library District, Final Performance Report for Library Services and Construction Act (LSCA) Title VI, Library Literacy Program.
Kostanski, Mary
The Gila Literacy Program, a project of the Gila County Library District (Miami, Arizona), involved recruitment, retention, coalition building, public awareness, training, rural oriented, basic literacy, tutoring, computer assisted, and English as a Second Language (ESL) programs. The project served a community of 10,000-25,000 and was targeted at the learning disabled, mentally disabled, pre-GED and GED, JOBS and JTPA, homebound, and English as a Second Language patrons. Tutoring was done one-on-one, in small groups, in classroom settings, and on the work site. The report compares actual accomplishments to stated goals and objectives, proposed versus actual expenditures by budget category, describes activities undertaken during the grant period, the library's role in the accomplishment of the goals and objectives, coordination with other organizations, name and locations of other sites whose facilities were used for the project, and the impact of the Federal project on the library's ongoing literacy program. Includes documents used to measure qualitative outcomes, recruitment brochures, evaluation report, survey forms, and newsletters. (SWC)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC. Office of Library Programs.
Authoring Institution: Gila County School District, Miami, AZ.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Library Services and Construction Act