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IDEA: Special Education Technology and Media Services - FY 2006


CFDA Number: 84.327 - Special Education Technology and Media Services for Individuals with Disabilities

Program Goal: To promote the development, demonstration, and use of technology and media services to improve results for infants, toddlers, children and youth with disabilities.

Objective 1 of 5: Increase the relevance of technology and media projects to the needs of infants, toddlers, children and youth with disabilities.
Indicator 1.1 of 1: Relevance: The percentage of technology and media projects judged to be of high relevance to improving outcomes of infants, toddlers, children and youth with disabilities.
 
Measure 1.1.1 of 1: The percentage of technology and media funded applications judged to be of high relevance.
Year Actual Performance Performance Targets
2005
 
999
2006
 
999

Source: Expert panel review.

Frequency: Annually.

Next Data Available: August 2006
 
Explanation: The FY 2005 target is to establish a baseline. The FY 2006 target is to maintain the baseline.
 
Objective 2 of 5: Improve the quality of technology and media projects.
Indicator 2.1 of 1: HIGH QUALITY PROJECTS.: The percentage of technology and media projects judged to be of high quality.
 
Measure 2.1.1 of 1: The percentage of technology and media funded applications judged to be of high quality.
Year Actual Performance Performance Targets
2005
 
999
2006
 
999

Source: Expert panel review.

Frequency: Annually.

Next Data Available: August 2006
 
Explanation: The FY 2005 target is to establish a baseline. The FY 2006 target is to maintain the baseline.
 
Objective 3 of 5: Products and services will be used to improve results for infants, toddlers, children and youth with disabilities.
Indicator 3.1 of 1: USEFUL PRODUCTS.: The percentage of technology and media projects that produce findings, products and/or other services that contribute to improving results for infants, toddlers, children and youth with disabilities.
 
Measure 3.1.1 of 1: The percentage of technology projects that produce findings, products, and/or services that contribute to improving results for children with disabilities.
Year Actual Performance Performance Targets
- No Data -

Source: Primary source: Final reports

Frequency: Annually.

Next Data Available: August 2006
 
Explanation: The FY 2005 data will be used to establish a baseline. Targets for FY 2007 and beyond will be developed after FY 2005 data are reported.
 
Objective 4 of 5: Investments in the Technology and Media Services program will develop and validate current and emerging technologies that incorporate scientifically- or evidence-based materials and services. (Long-term objective. Focus areas: assessment; literacy; behavior; instructional strategies; early intervention, and inclusive practices)
Indicator 4.1 of 1: EVIDENCED-BASED MATERIALS AND SERVICES.: The percentage of projects that develop and validate technologies that incorporate evidence-based materials and services.
 
Measure 4.1.1 of 1: The percentage of projects that develop and validate technologies that incorporate evidence-based materials and services.
Year Actual Performance Performance Targets
- No Data -

Source: Expert panel review.

Frequency: Annually.

Next Data Available: August 2006
 
Explanation: the FY 2005 data will establish the baseline. Targets for FY 2007 and beyond will be developed after FY 2005 data are reported.
 
Objective 5 of 5: Investments in the Technology and Media Services Program will make validated, evidence-based technologies to improve results for infants, toddlers, children and youth with disabilities available for widespread use. (Long-term objective. Focus areas: assessment, literacy, behavior, instructional strategies, early intervention, and inclusive practices)
Indicator 5.1 of 1: The percentage of projects that make technologies that incorporate evidence-based practices available for widespread use.
 
Measure 5.1.1 of 1: The percentage of technology and media projects that make technologies that incorporate evidence-based practices available for widespread use.
Year Actual Performance Performance Targets
2006
 
999

Source: Expert panel review.

Frequency: Annually.

Next Data Available: August 2007
 
Explanation: The FY 2006 target is to establish a baseline.
 


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