This whitepaper was written by Tara Sheffer and colleagues at Columbus State Community College in an effort to develop and share a strategy for writing annual reports and navigating report requirements that are common to all ATE grants. Project team members should use the key success strategies in this document to guide staff through the process of planning, writing, and submission.
(Note: This blog was originally posted in August 2014. We still receive similar types of questions, so we’re reposting. Happy Reporting!) We periodically receive questions on evaluation, as well as related topics such as reporting issues. Here’s an exchange that we thought would be useful to a wider audience:
Question: I’m working on my annual report for my National Science Foundation grant, and they are asking for personnel time spent in “person months.” How do I calculate this?