ERIC Number: ED483014
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2003-Dec
Head Start: Better Data and Processes Needed To Monitor Underenrollment. Report to Congressional Requesters.
General Accounting Office, Washington, DC.
In this report GAO recommends that the Secretary of HHS direct ACF to (1) ensure the accuracy of national enrollment data, (2) develop a standard criterion for regional offices to use in identifying grantees whos underenrollment merits action, (3) develop an additional enrollment measure that takes into consideration the different levels of service provided by full-day and part-day programs, and (4) develop a more systematic process for regional offices to collect reliable enrollment data during the program year. (Author)
Descriptors: Declining Enrollment, Enrollment Management, Enrollment Rate
For full text: http://www.gao.gov/cgi-bin/getrpt?GAO-04-17.
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: General Accounting Office, Washington, DC.
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A