U.S. Department of Education: Promoting Educational Excellence for all Americans

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ESEA: Civic Education: We the People - 2005

CFDA Numbers: 84.929A - We the People Program
84.929C - We the People Program

Program Goal: To enhance the attainment of the third and sixth national goals by educating students about the U.S. Constitution and the Bill of Rights.
Objective 8.1 of 1: Provide high quality civic education curricula to elementary and secondary school students through the '''We the People: Citizen and the Constitution'' program.
Indicator 8.1.1 of 1: Quality of teacher training under the program: The extent to which training under the program has improved the quality of instruction for students
Targets and Performance Data Assessment of Progress Sources and Data Quality
The percentage of teachers participating in training or professional development activities provided as part of the ''We the People'' program that will have demonstrated improved quality of instruction through an evaluation will increase.
Year Actual Performance Performance Targets

Explanation: 100 percent of funds appropriated under the We the People portion of the Civic Education program must be distributed, as required by statute, to the Center for Civic Education. The FY 2005 target is to establish a baseline.  
Additional Source Information: Grantee evaluations reported via Performance Report

Frequency: Annually.
Collection Period: 2004 - 2005
Data Available: October 2005
Validated By: On-Site Monitoring By ED.


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