Child Outcome Measurement: Practices at the Local Level

Type: 
Conference Session
Author/Presenter: 

Linda Borghols (AK Part C), Keri Bowers (Charleston County School District, SC), Norma Donaldson-Jenkins (SC 619), and Amanda Faulkner (Frontier Community Services, AK)

Age: 
0-3/Part C /Early Intervention
Age: 
3-5/Section 619/Preschool
Year: 
2008
Month: 
August
Abstract: 

Presented at the 2008 Measuring Child and Family Outcomes Conference.

In this session, local providers for Part C-Alaska and 619-South Carolina described the challenges they face implementing the Child Outcomes Summary Form (COSF) process, as well as the benefits they perceive for children, families, and systems. They also shared implementation strategies, such as developing training resources, how to talk with families about the outcomes, and opportunities for collaboration across Part C and Part B.

Topics: 
Child Outcomes
Topics: 
Child Outcomes Summary Process/COSF
Topics: 
Communicating Results
Topics: 
Integrating across Early Childhood
Topics: 
State Approaches to Measuring Outcomes
Presentations
Presentation Title: 
Child Outcome Measurement: Practices at the Local Level
Presentation Title: 
Alaska Local Practices
Presentation Title: 
South Carolina Local Practices