U.S. Department of Education, Streamlined Acquisition Tool (ED-SAT)
The U.S. Department of Education announced in February 2010 that Optimal has been selected as a contractor under its five-year Streamlined Acquisition Tool, an Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract. .
Optimal was awarded work agreements in Pool A – Policy, Program and Performance Analysis Evaluation (Contract: ED-CFO-1-A-0042) and Pool B – Research & Assessment Design, Data Collection and Analysis (Contract: ED-CFO-10-A-0120). In Pool A, Optimal will work with the U.S. Department of Education to provide internal evaluation and analysis of policy programs on emerging education issues. ED-SAT contractors in Pool B are expected to develop innovative methodologies for data analysis with reporting to assess trends in education program effectiveness.
Tracye Turner, Vice President – Business Development