Effects of Reading Excellence Model on Children's Reading Growth
SOLICITATION NUMBER: RFP ED-00-R-0046
PROPOSAL DUE DATE: July 5, 2000 2:00 P.M. E.S.T.
POINT OF CONTACT: Jessica Gray,Contract Specialist at (202) 708-9774
The U.S. Department of Education has a requirement for a 60-month evaluation, consisting of surveys and case studies, to evaluate the impact of the Reading Excellence Act on children's reading development. This evaluation shall identify the effects of scientifically based, comprehensive reading strategies mandated in the Reading Excellence Act (REA). The contractor shall assess the effects of well-implemented REA approaches on children and classrooms in grades K-3. The contractor also shall determine how best to implement REA programs, effective practices in reading instruction, professional development for teachers, and tutoring approaches for students having reading difficulty.
The entire solicitation is available below for download. Requests for a hard copy of the RFP may be made by telephone, mail, telegram, Internet, or in person. All requests shall reference the RFP number (ED-00-R-0046) and title. Telephone requests may be placed by calling 202-708-6498. Mail or telegram requests shall be sent to the following address, U.S. Department of Education/CPO, ATTN: Yolanda Abney, Room 3616, 7th & D Streets, SW, Washington, DC 20202-4443. E-mail requests may be sent to Yolanda_Abney@ed.gov. Copies of the RFP may be picked up in person on the issuing date at the above address, Room 3616. Issue date is June 1, 2000 and closing date is July 5, 2000 (2:00PM EST). All responsible sources may submit a proposal which will be considered. The dates listed herein are subject to change.
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