U.S. Department of Education: Promoting Educational Excellence for all Americans

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Reading is Fundamental/Inexpensive Book Distribution - 2004

Goal 8: To motivate low income children to read.
Objective 8.1 of 1: To distribute books and to provide reading strategies to low income children, their families, and service providers.
Indicator 8.1.1 of 1: RIF will provide books and scientifically based reading services to low income children at risk of educational failure due to delays in reading.
Targets and Performance Data Assessment of Progress Sources and Data Quality
The number of low-income children who receive books and reading services through the Reading is Fundamental Program.
Year Actual Performance Performance Targets
2003   999

Explanation: 2003 establishes the baseline year. The target for 2004 is baseline plus 5 percent. The target for 2005 is the baseline plus 10 percent. The target for 2006 is the baseline plus 15 percent.  
Frequency: Annually.


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