131. The Five Essentials for Early Education (FiveE-Early Ed): A Framework and Surveys to Measure Organizational Supports Essential to Continuous Improvement
|Date:||Friday July 17, 2015|
|Time:||8:30 AM - 10:00 AM|
|Speakers:|| Stacy Ehrlich, University of Chicago Consortium on Chicago School Research
Debra Pacchiano and Amanda Stein, Ounce of Prevention Fund
Learn about the Five Essentials-Early Ed, a set of new surveys designed to collect educator and parent perspectives on the organizational conditions that support quality improvement in early education settings. Empirical findings linking strong organizational supports to improved child engagement and achievement will be reviewed. Sample survey items and pilot data will be explored. Discussion will focus on the importance and benefits of including organizational conditions in next generation QRIS frameworks.