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Topic: Data Collection & Data Systems Year: 2014
This brief, written by Child Trends and Mathematica Policy Research under contract with the HHS Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation, describes best practices for data collection, management, and dissemination. Collecting and using data are core...
Best Practices of Accreditation Facilitation Projects: A Framework for Program Quality Improvement Using NAEYC Program Standards and Accreditation Criteria
Topic: Quality Improvement & Technical Assistance Year: 2010
This manual from the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) provides guiding principles and an overview of strategies for providing technical assistance, coaching/mentoring and facilitation for program improvement. This...
Topic: Advocacy & Early Childhood Systems Building Year: 2015
This report outlines the research that supports each of the policy areas in the Alliance for Early Success’ recently revised Birth through Eight State Policy Framework. Research at a Glance provides an overview of the evidence base for the policy choices...
Topic: Teaching & Learning Year: 2014
This document has several purposes. First, the compendium aims to discuss the purpose of developmental screening and how it differs from child assessment. Second, the compendium aims to “translate” technical psychometric information about the reliability...
Topic: Financing & Financial Incentives Year: 2013
This toolkit is designed to provide state advocates and policymakers with strategies, tools, resources and options to make policy choices that facilitate the blending and braiding of funding streams to improve access to and length of children’s...
Build it Better: Indicators of Progress to Support Integrated Early Childhood Professional Development Systems
Topic: Leadership & Professional Development Year: 2016
This resource, which builds on Workforce Designs' four principles and six policy areas, provides a set of indicators to benchmark the quality and effectiveness of state early childhood professional development systems, stimulate strategic...
Topic: -- Year: 2012
References mentioned by Sharon Ritchie in Live Session #1.