Category Archives: Tool

Part C Exiting Data Toolkit

This 2015 toolkit is intended to assist state agency staff to: understand Part C Exiting data hierarchy of categories; stimulate discussion of challenges and solutions that are appropriate for each state; and provide queries to confirm accuracy checks of exiting data. Published by: IDEA Data Center (IDC) Part C Exiting Data Toolkit

CEDS Version 4

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This 2013 set of voluntary data standards is the newest version of CEDS which includes additions to the early learning, K12, and post-secondary elements and expands CEDS into adult education and workforce. Published by: Common Education Data Standards (CEDS) CEDS Version 4

CEDS Connect Tool

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This tool allows users to find and create “Connections” among data elements to address practical applications across the P-20W environment, for example, answering policy questions, calculating metrics and indicators, and reporting to the federal government. Currently, the tool addresses four policy questions in early learning. CEDS Connect Tool

CLASP DataFinder

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This easy-to-use tool provides select demographic information as well as administrative data on programs that affect low-income people and families, including child care and Head Start. It is an example of different ways to display data. Published by: Center for Law and Social Policy (CLASP) CLASP DataFinder Tool

Developing a Coherent Research Agenda: Lessons from the REL Northeast & Islands Research Agenda Workshops

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This 2014 workshop toolkit and supporting materials are intended to guide alliances of educators and researchers to work together to identify relevant research questions and create shared research agendas. Published by: Northeast & Islands Regional Education Lab (REL) Developing a Coherent Research Agenda: Lessons from the REL Northeast & Islands Research Agenda Workshops