Tag Archives: Analysis

Exploring Pay for Success in Early Intervention

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Conference: Conference on Research Innovations in Early Interventions Date: March 2018 Presenters: Grace Kelley, Kathy Hebbeler, Donna Spiker, & Betsy Mercier This poster provides an overview of Pay for Success (PFS), an innovative financing mechanism being used to expand early childhood programs. This poster will present results of national and state data analyses of child demographic, […]

Testing the Validity of Child Outcomes Summary Competency Check

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Conference: Conference on Research Innovations in Early Interventions Date: March 2018 Presenters: Katrina Martin, Kathy Hebbeler, Cornelia Taylor, Traci Kutaka, Jessica Hardy, & Amy Nicholas This poster contains information on a 7-point scale to summarize the child’s level of functioning relative to age expectations in the three functional outcomes reported on by the Office of Special […]

State Systemic Improvement Plans: Progress and Lessons Learned Thus Far

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Conference: Conference on Research Innovations in Early Interventions Date: March 2018 Presenters: Kathleen Hebbeler, Abby Schachner, & Grace Kelley As part of national efforts to improve state systems, practices, and outcomes for children and families with special needs, all state early intervention programs are implementing State Systemic Improvement Plans. This poster shares data based on an […]

Early Childhood Outcomes, 2015-2016

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This sample Part B report includes a table comparing sample LEA targets and slippage from previous year, bar charts of summary statements in comparison to state with meaningful differences noted, and developmental trajectories for each outcome in comparison to state data. Published by: North Carolina Early Learning Network, posted with permission. Link to Document (MS […]

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. […]