Read the PEP Final Report.
Read the March 2002 Evaluation
Read the initial Round I Evaluation
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Palm Education Pioneers Evaluation
SRI International's evaluation of the Palm Education Pioneer's
Program is a two-level evaluation design that consists of
(1) a general evaluation, conducted by SRI, involving surveys
of teachers and students and a small number of site visits;
and (2) PEP awardees' project evaluations, designed and implemented
by PEP awardees and their teams, with guidance provided by
From February through June 2001, 15 Round I PEP Awardees
participated in SRI International's preliminary evaluation
of the PEP Program . SRI's report on Round I Evaluation results
was issued in November 2001. In addition, presentations on
Round I findings were made at the Annual Conference of the
American Educational Research Association in April 2002.
With Round II of the PEP Program, which ran for September
2001 through June 2002, the PEP evaluation included 102 PEP
projects throughout the United States.