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Published by U.S. Dept. of Education, Office of the Under Secretary, Office of Educational Research and Improvement, Educational Resources Information Center in [Washington, DC] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • People with social disabilities -- Education -- United States -- Finance.,
  • Federal aid to higher education -- United States.

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Statementprepared under contract by Mathematica Policy Research, Inc. ; Mary T. Moore, principal investigator.
ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of Education. Office of the Under Secretary., Educational Resources Information Center (U.S.)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination1 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17127509M

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Get this from a library! The national evaluation of Upward Bound: the short-term impact of Upward Bound: an interim report. [Allen L Schirm; United States. Department of Education. Office of the Under Secretary.; Educational Resources Information Center (U.S.)] -- This report on the short-term effects of Upward Bound, a federal pre-college program designed to help economically disadvantaged. Get this from a library! The national evaluation of Upward Bound: summary of first-year impacts and program operations: executive summary. [Mary T Moore; United States. Department of Education. Office of the Under Secretary.; Educational Resources Information Center (U.S.)]. The vast majority of Upward Bound projects are “hosted” by two- or four-year colleges. This report presents findings from the national evaluation of Upward Bound, conducted b y Mat hematica Policy Research (MPR) for the U.S. Department of Education (ED), Planning an d. This paper concerns a national evaluation study of the Upward Bound (UB) Program conducted for the U.S. Office of Education by the Research Triangle Institute. It describes the practical constraints imposed on the study design and the features of the design that were shaped by these constraints.

Available in the National Library of Australia collection. Author: Myers, David; Format: Book, Microform, Online; p. The Impacts of Upward Bound [microform]: Final Report for Phase I of the National Evaluation / Davi | National Library of Australia. The material below provides links to key material that document in detail the sampling and non-sampling errors resulting in false conclusions published in the Mathematica Policy Research (Mathematica) reports from the National Evaluation of Upward Bound published . Upward Bound is a federally funded educational program within the United program is one of a cluster of programs now referred to as TRiO, all of which owe their existence to the federal Economic Opportunity Act of (the War on Poverty Program) and the Higher Education Act of Upward Bound programs are implemented and monitored by the United States Department of Education.   SOURCE: Data tabulated December using: National Evaluation of Upward Bound data files, study sponsored by the Policy and Planning Studies Services (PPSS), of the Office of Planning, Evaluation and Policy Development (OPEPD), US Department of Education: study conducted 9.

the National Evaluation of Upward Bound conducted under three contracts from the Department of Education to Mathematica Policy Research (Mathematica). There are a number of persons who have shared their insights and have contributed to this paper. The authors would especially like to thank James Chromy who provided expert. Upward Bound serves: high school students from low-income families; and high school students from families in which neither parent holds a bachelor's degree. The goal of Upward Bound is to increase the rate at which participants complete secondary education and enroll in and graduate from institutions of postsecondary education. With regard to Upward Bound, the HEA requires ED to conduct an evaluation that would identify effective program or project practices while not relying on random assignment to Upward Bound program status in the evaluation design. The Impacts of Upward Bound: Final Report for Phase I of the National Evaluation. Myers, David; Schirm, Allen Upward Bound is a federal program designed to help disadvantaged students prepare to enter and succeed in college.