Children (31 - 32 of 32 items)
Remedial Education: Modifying Chapter 1 Formula Would Target More Funds to Those Most in Need
HRD-92-16: Published: Jul 28, 1992. Publicly Released: Jul 28, 1992.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Chapter 1 program established to fund supplementary remedial education services for low-achieving students in poverty areas, focusing on whether: (1) modifications to the Chapter 1 funding formula would improve the targeting of program funds; (2) the Chapter 1 formula adequately reflects the cost of providing education services; and (3) more cu...
Compensatory Education: Chapter 1's Comparability of Services Provision
HRD-87-102: Published: Aug 27, 1987. Publicly Released: Aug 27, 1987.
GAO reviewed states' implementation of the comparability-of-services provision of the Education Consolidation and Improvement Act of 1981.GAO noted that the provision requires that children living in areas receiving assistance under the act not receive fewer state- and local-funded services than children in areas not receiving such assistance. GAO found that: (1) there is confusion among the state...