GRANT MONITORING: Department of Education Could Improve Its Processes with Greater Focus on Assessing Risks, Acquiring Financial Skills, and Sharing Information

Ashby, Cornelia M.
November 2009
GAO Reports;10/19/2009, preceding p1
Government Documents
The article focuses on a study done by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) to assess the progress made by the Department of Education (Education) in implementing a risk-based approach to grant monitoring and ensuring the effectiveness of grant management processes. It reports on the findings of GAO which reviewed agency documentation related to the Education's internal controls and interviewed its senior officials, and presents its recommendations to improve the risk management.


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