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Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: community, goals, learning, building, invitation, partnerships
Number of Pages: 50
Published: 2004-08-30
ISBN-10: 0788119338
ISBN-13: 9780788119330

Offers general information on the GOALS 2000 Act & questions that can help one analyze what needs to occur in order to improve learning in our schools & in our community.

Author: American Assembly
Publisher: The American Assembly
Keywords: american, manpower, democracy, goals, new, york, harriman, assembly, report, arden, house
Number of Pages: 16
Published: 1976

Author: Gene L. Dodaro
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: key, issues, congressional, oversight, afghanistan, area, stabilizing, developing, pakistan, border, securing
Number of Pages: 61
Published: 2010-03
ISBN-10: 1437914098
ISBN-13: 9781437914092

Since 2002, destroying the terrorist threat and closing the terrorist safe haven along Pakistan's border with Afghanistan have been key national security goals. The U.S. has provided Pakistan with more than $12 billion for a variety of activities, in part to address these goals. About half of this amount has been to reimburse Pakistan for military-related support, including combat operations in and around the Federally Administered Tribal Areas. This report provides background info. on Pakistan; the status of U.S. gov¿t. efforts to develop a comprehensive plan; and info. on the goals, funding

Author: World Bank
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: development, goals, related, outcomes, millenium, achieving, monitoring, report, policies, actions, global
Number of Pages: 256
Published: 2004-06
ISBN-10: 0821358596
ISBN-13: 9780821358597

The turn of the century was marked by some significant and promising events for world development. The Millennium Declaration - signed by 189 countries in September 2000 - led to the adoption of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), which set clear targets for eradicating poverty and other sources of human deprivation and promoting sustainable development. Following other major international meetings came broad agreement on the goals and strategies to achieve them.The task now is implementation - to translate vision into action. Drawing attention to priorities for action and related account

Author: George A. Scott
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: corporation, needed, national, community, service, verification, data, measurement, alignment, strategic, goals, performance
Number of Pages: 34
Published: 2010-11
ISBN-10: 1437937179
ISBN-13: 9781437937176

The Corp. for Nat. and Community Service (CNCS) promotes volunteering and civic engagement through a variety of federally funded programs, such as AmeriCorps. In 2009, Congress passed a law which authorized an increase in the number of service opportunities admin. by CNCS, from 88,000 in 2010 to 250,000 by 2017; created new programs; and directed CNCS to focus more on evaluating its programs' performance. This report reviewed: (1) Do CNCSżs current performance measures align with CNCS's strategic goals, and do they provide a reliable way to assess progress in achieving CNCS's strategic goals?

Author: Mark L. Goldstein
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: rural, reforms, health, care, program, proposed, jeopardize, performance, fcc, management, weaknesses, could, telecommunications
Number of Pages: 84
Published: 2011-04-01
ISBN-10: 1437944450
ISBN-13: 9781437944457

Telemedicine offers a way to improve health care access for patients in rural areas. The FCC's Rural Health Care Program provides discounts on rural health care providers' telecomm. and info. services and funds broadband infrastructure and services. This report reviewed: (1) how FCC has managed the primary program to meet the needs of rural health care providers, and how well the program has addressed those needs; (2) how FCC's design and implementation of the pilot program affected participants; and (3) FCC's performance goals and measures for both the primary program and the pilot program, a

Author: Mark L. Goldstein
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: funds, highest, priority, uses, rate, targeting, term, strategic, vision, ensure, telecommunications
Number of Pages: 83
Published: 2009-09
ISBN-10: 1437915817
ISBN-13: 9781437915815

The FCCżs Schools and Libraries Universal Service Support Mechanism -- also known as the E-rate program -- is a significant source of fed. funding for info. tech. for schools and libraries, providing $2 billion a year. This report assessed issues related to the E-rate program's long-term goals, including: (1) key trends in the demand for and use of E-rate funding and the implications of these trends; (2) the rate of program participation, participants' views on requirements, and FCC's actions to facilitate participation; and (3) FCC's performance goals and measures for the program and how the
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