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Goal 4:
Transform Education
Into an Evidence-Based Field |
Programs

Five of our grant programs most directly support Goal 4.  These programs are listed below.

  • For information about the program, click “program information.”
  • For a summary of a program’s performance (the percentage of its performance targets that it met over the last four years), the program's FY 2005 budget, and the program's FY 2005 expenditures, go to “performance summary.”
  • For a program’s FY 2005 performance report, showing its results on each of its measures, go to “performance report.”
  • For programs that were analyzed under OMB's PART process, go to “PART” for a summary of the results of that analysis.

ESEA: Indian Education National Activities
(program information | performance summary [PDF, 256K] | performance report)
Program Goal:  To prepare and train Indians to serve as teachers and school administrators.


ESRA: Research, Development and Dissemination
(program information | performance summary [PDF, 256K] | performance report)
Program Goal:  Transform education into an evidence-based field.

ESRA: Statistics
(program information | performance summary [PDF, 256K] | performance report | PART [PDF, 316K])
Program Goal:  To collect, analyze, and report education information and statistics on the condition and progress of education at the preschool, elementary, secondary, postsecondary, and adult levels, including data related to education in other nations.

ESRA: Research in Special Education
(program information | performance summary [PDF, 256K] | performance report | PART [PDF, 316K])
Program Goal:  To promote the highest quality and rigor in research on special education.


RA: National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research
(program information | performance summary [PDF, 256K] | performance report | PART [PDF, 316K])
Program Goal:  To conduct high-quality research that leads to high-quality research products.