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(3) The extent to which the methods
of evaluation will provide performance
feedback and permit periodic
assessment of progress toward achieving
(4) The extent to which the evaluation
will provide guidance about effective
strategies suitable for replication or
testing in other settings.
Notes for (e) Quality of the project
Note I: Grantees will be expected to report
on the progress of their evaluation through
the required annual performance report as
discussed in section VI.4 of this notice.
Note II: In addressing this criterion,
applicants may want to consider using the
evaluation plan to shape the development of
the project from the beginning of the grant
period. Applicants also may want to include
benchmarks to monitor progress toward
specific project objectives, including
ambitious student foreign language
proficiency objectives, and outcome
measures to assess the impact on teaching
and learning or other important outcomes for
VI. Award Administration Information
1. Award Notices: If your application
is successful, we notify your U.S.
Representative and U.S. Senators and
send you a Grant Award Notification
(GAN). We may notify you informally,
If your application is not evaluated or
not selected for funding, we notify you.
2. Administrative and National Policy
Requirements: We identify
administrative and national policy
requirements in the application package
and reference these and other
requirements in the Applicable
Regulations section of this notice.
We reference the regulations outlining
the terms and conditions of an award in
the Applicable Regulations section of
this notice and include these and other
specific conditions in the GAN. The
GAN also incorporates your approved
application as part of your binding
commitments under the grant.
3. Grant Administration: Applicants
are encouraged to budget for a two-day
meeting for project directors in
Washington, DC and attending a FLAP
meeting at the American Council on the
Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL)
Conference in San Diego.
4. Reporting: At the end of your
project period, you must submit a final
performance report, including financial
information, as directed by the
Secretary. You must also submit an
annual performance report that provides
the most current performance and
financial expenditure information as
specified by the Secretary in 34 CFR
75.118. The Secretary may also require
more frequent performance reports
under 34 CFR 75.720(c). For specific
requirements on reporting, please go to
5. Performance Measures: In response
to the Government Performance and
Results Act (GPRA), the Department
developed one objective for evaluating
the overall effectiveness of the Foreign
Language Assistance Program (FLAP)
Objective 1:To improve foreign
Measure 1.1 of 2: The number of
teachers in the State receiving training
as a result of the FLAP SEA project(s).
Measure 1.2 of 2: The number of
schools that use the assessments,
standards, or curriculum developed by
the FLAP SEA project(s) in the State.
We will expect each SEA funded
under this competition to document
how its project is helping the
Department meet these performance
measures. Grantees will be expected to
report on progress in meeting these
performance measures in their Annual
Performance Report and in their Final
VII. Agency Contacts
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Rebecca Richey, U.S. Department of
Education, 400 Maryland Avenue, SW.,
room 5C144, Washington, DC 20202-
6510. Telephone: (202) 401-1443 or by
e-mail: email@example.com or Ana
Garcia, U.S. Department of Education,
400 Maryland Avenue, SW., Room
5C147, Washington, DC 20202-6510.
Telephone: (202) 401-1440 or by e-mail:
If you use a TDD, call the FRS, toll
free, at 1-800-877-8339.
VIII. Other Information
Accessible Format: Individuals with
disabilities can obtain this document
and a copy of the application package in
an accessible format (e.g., braille, large
print, audiotape, or computer diskette)
on request to the program contact
persons listed under FOR FURTHER
INFORMATION CONTACT in section VII of
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Dated: April 16, 2009.
Acting Assistant Deputy Secretary and
Director, Office of English Language
Acquisition, Language Enhancement, and
Academic Achievement for Limited English
[FR Doc. E9-9138 Filed 4-21-09; 8:45 am]
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