Descriptions of Program Evaluations and Other Studies
|Study or Data Collection||Who sponsors?
|Who collected on?||What collected?||When collected?
|Grantee Reporting Systems|
|45.||Adult Education National Data Reporting System||OVAE
Contract to be awarded
|States and local providers||Student participation and program performance and financial data for the Adult Education State Grant program.||Annual|
|46.||National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS)||OPE||Administrative records on all students borrowing through the federal student loan program||Information on the characteristics and status of all student loan borrowers. Used both for administrative purposes-verifying defaulted loan status, student status confirmations, etc.-and research.||Constantly updated with information from postsecondary institutions, lenders, and state guarantee agencies|
|47.||Safe and Drug-Free Schools Act Performance Report||PES and OESE (Office of Elementary and Secondary Education)
Contractor: Westat, Inc.
|State coordinators (SEA and Governor's office) for state formula grant program||Information on program implementation, prevalence and incidence of drug and alcohol use and violence in schools, progress in achieving measurable goals and objectives.||Annual (first report due 1997)|
|48.||School-to-Work State Progress Measures||National School-to-Work Office, ED, and Department of Labor Contractor:
Mathematica Policy Research Associates, Inc.
|School-to-Work (STW) partnerships in states with implementation grants and all direct federal grantees||In collaboration with the national School-to-Work Office, states have led the way in defining measures of student, school, and employer participation in career awareness, career exposure, career exploration, and work-based learning activities, as well as "leveraged" funding for STW.||1996, annual|
|49.||State annual report cards||OESE||State educational agencies (voluntary)||Information on state educational technology plan and other activities related to the Educational Technology Challenge Fund.||1997, annual|