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ESEA: Exchanges with Historic Whaling and Trading Partners - FY 2006


CFDA Number: 84.215Y - Educational, Cultural, Apprenticeship, and Exchange Programs for Alaska Natives, Native Hawaiians, and their Historical Whaling and Trading Partners in Massachusetts

Program Goal: To develop innovative culturally based educational programs, cultural exchanges and internships and apprentice programs to assist Alaska Natives, Native Hawaiians and children and families of Massachusetts linked by history and tradition, to learn about their shared culture and tradition.

Objective 1 of 1: Grantees will demonstrate increased capability to produce and disseminate educational programs (including internships) that highlight the historical trading and whaling patterns and cultural themes among partner museums and the communities they serve (including schools, and other institutions).
Indicator 1.1 of 1: Number of shared products, resources (including collections) and technical staff exchanges that result in new or enhanced capabilities among partner institutions that address programmatic goals.
 
Measure 1.1.1 of 5: a) The number of partnership exchanges
Year Actual Performance Performance Targets
2004
120
999
2005
 
132
2006
 
139

Measure 1.1.2 of 5: b) The number of new partner capabilities
Year Actual Performance Performance Targets
2004
 
999
2005
 
999
2006
 
999

Measure 1.1.3 of 5: c) The number of individual participants involved in educational and cultural enrichment activities (including online participants).
Year Actual Performance Performance Targets
2004
885,000
999
2005
 
973,500
2006
 
1,022,175

Measure 1.1.4 of 5: d) The number of schools, community groups, and family programs involved in educational and cultural enrichment activities.
Year Actual Performance Performance Targets
2004
 
999
2005
 
999
2006
 
999

Measure 1.1.5 of 5: e) The number of participants in a culturally based youth internship program involving career awareness, leadership and job skills development
Year Actual Performance Performance Targets
2004
120
999
2005
 
132
2006
 
139

Source: Grantee Performance Report, Historic Whaling Partnerships Grantee Performance Report.

Frequency: Annually.

Next Data Available: February 2007

Limitations: Data are self-reported by grantees.
 
Explanation: The average frequency for participation is 3 per partner. The FY 2004 targets were to establish baselines. The target for FY 2005 is the baseline plus 10%. FY 2004 data are not yet available for measures 2 and 4 as it is part of a larger data collection process that is currently underway. The targets for FY 2006 are an increase of 5 percent over the FY 2005 target.
 


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