This August 16, 2017 webinar introduced a new resource, the Local Child Outcomes Measurement System (L-COMS). The L-COMS can support local programs, such as Early Intervention programs or school districts, in examining and improving their systems for collecting, analyzing and using child outcomes data. This self-assessment numerically rates the current status of the local system […]
Great news from the Department of Education: They’ve extended our project for another year! The Center for IDEA Early Childhood Data Systems (DaSy Center) is now funded through November 30, 2018. For details, see the Federal Register announcement.
The sun is blazing, bees are buzzing, and we have so many DaSies blooming! Visit our Fresh DaSy Resources page to see the latest publications and resources to help support the development and enhancement of high-quality early childhood data systems.
The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) recently announced the release of the Common Education Data Standards (CEDS) Version 7 and enhancements to the CEDS website. Version 7 offers 106 New Elements and 95 Updated Elements (over 45 with updated context information). The CEDS website has also been enhanced with updates to Align and Connect. […]
A 60 day public comment period for the Report of Infants and Toddlers Receiving Early Intervention Services and of Program Settings Where Services are Provided in Accordance with Part C, and the Report on Infants and Toddlers Information Collection Package and Report of Dispute Resolution Under Part C of the Individuals With Disabilities Education Act […]
The presentation and recording from our June 28 Powerful Presentations webinar are now available in the Webinars tab of DaSy Products. Learn how to present data in an efficient and meaningful way that is appropriate for your audience, and check out the pros and cons of a few presentation tools.
Making the Right Call: Improving State Capacity to Meet the Data Collection and Reporting Requirements summarizes the goals and focus areas of each of the four Office of Special Education (OSEP) Technical Assistance (TA) Centers funded to offer resources and TA to help improve the capacity of states to meet the Individuals with Disabilities Education […]
The U.S. Department of Education recently launched its revamped IDEA website. The new site design drew on user input and includes improved site navigation and design, expanded search options, resources for specific audiences, and expanded content organized into topics. Check out the new website at https://sites.ed.gov/idea/.
The U.S. Department of Education’s Early Learning initiative page now features our special collection of resources related to linking data across programs. The collection includes resources from the DaSy Center, Center for the Integration of IDEA Data (CIID), Common Education Data Standards (CEDS), Privacy Technical Assistance Center (PTAC), U.S. Department of Education, and more. Read […]
This first of three mini-webinars presented during Linking Week 2017 focused on helping state staff think through the data governance and technology considerations related to linking data. Colorado and South Dakota Part C and Part B 619 staff shared updates on their governance and technology related work as they pursue Part C and 619 data […]