Child Outcomes Summary (COS) Refresher Activity

Type: 
Training Resource
Author/Presenter: 

ECO Staff

Age: 
0-3/Part C /Early Intervention
Age: 
3-5/Section 619/Preschool
Year: 
2012
Month: 
September
Abstract: 

Background on federal and state requirements; review of COS process. This training re-visits the reasons for collecting outcomes data, the three child outcomes, assessment, and the use of the COS form. For intermediate or advanced learners who need a general 'refresher.' Learners will:

  • understand the current requirements and the historical roots of federal accountability
  • understand the various purposes and uses of outcomes measurement
  • understand the content of the three child outcomes
  • differentiate among the three child outcomes
  • differentiate between the 7 points on the rating scale
  • differentiate among age-appropriate, immediate foundational, and foundational skills and behaviors

Trainer and participant materials are listed on the webpage.

Topics: 
Child Outcomes Summary Process/COSF
Topics: 
Communicating Results
Topics: 
Training/Professional Development