Tag Archives: Analysis

2015 SPP/APR Indicator Analyses for Part C

The U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) recently released its annual report on implementation of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). DaSy worked with ECTA Center, IDEA Data Center, and NCSI to complete the analysis for State Systemic Improvement Plans (SSIPs) for Part C, which are Indicator 11. Download the […]

2015 SPP/APR Indicator Analyses for Part B

On October 7, the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) released its annual report on implementation of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). Indicator Analyses of particular interest to DaSy users include Preschool Least Restrictive Environment, Preschool Outcomes, and Early Childhood Transition. Download the report from GRADS360.

The Data Are in the Details: Translating Evaluation Questions Into Detailed Analytical Questions

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Conference: IDC Interactive Institutes on High-Quality Data & the SSIP Date: Spring 2015 Presenters: Taletha Derrington, Kathy Hebbeler, Abby Winer, & Megan Vinh This presentation focuses on breaking down and/or rephrasing evaluation questions, perhaps into several questions, that clearly communicate the details needed for data analysts to understand what you want to analyze and how. […]

Moving Maryland Forward: Birth through Five system of services for children with disabilities and their families

This 2016 booklet from Maryland provides an example of a data analysis product for a broader audience, including families and legislative representatives. The following elements of Data Use are addressed: DU1c, Pages 13-18 DU1e, DU3a, DU3d, DU4a, & DU6a, entire document DU3b, Pages 12-14, 16 DU5a, Pages 4-9, 10, 12, 14 Published by: Maryland Department […]

Modeling Change in Large-Scale Longitudinal Studies of Educational Growth: Four Decades of Contributions to the Assessment of Educational Growth

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This 2012 paper documents the innovations developed during more than 30 years of working with longitudinal studies based on national samples. In addition to describing these innovations, it provides their rationale and presents some empirical results in their support. Published by Educational Testing Service (ETS). Link to Document (PDF)

CDC’s Disability and Health Data System (DHDS)

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This website allows users to customize how they view disability and health data throughout the country (nationally and by State), making it easy to understand health disparity information, identify trends, and support the development of fiscally-responsible, evidence-based programs, services and policies. Published by: Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Link to Webpage