204. Unpacking the Quality Improvement Box: Using Data on Technical Assistance to Strengthen Impact
|Date:||Thursday July 16, 2015|
|Time:||4:00 PM - 5:30 PM|
|Speakers:|| Patrick Aldrich and Dana Bleakney-Huebsch, Western Oregon University Teaching Research Institute
Sarah Friese, Child Trends
Sheila Smith, National Center for Children in Poverty
Participants in this session will explore how key QRIS policy and implementation questions related to quality improvement goals and activities can be addressed with data collected through the technical assistance process. Participants will learn about resources for prioritizing the kinds of data they collect and identifying data elements, including the INQUIRE Data Tool Kit. The session will present several examples from Oregon’s QRIS use of data to address the needs of both technical assistance providers and early learning programs.