The Need for Data on Child and Family Outcomes at the Federal and State Levels

Type: 
Paper/Report
Author/Presenter: 

Hebbeler, K., & Barton, L. (2007). The need for data on child and family outcomes at the Federal and State levels. Young Exceptional Children Monograph Series , 9, 1-15.

Age: 
0-3/Part C /Early Intervention
Age: 
3-5/Section 619/Preschool
Year: 
2007
Abstract: 

This article describes issues related to the current federal requirements for reporting outcomes on children and families served through Part C and Section 619 of Part B of IDEA. Critical events leading up to the current requirements are summarized, followed by a discussion of efforts to design and implement state outcome measurements systems, and implications of outcome measurement for children, families, and the programs serving them.

Topics: 
APR/SPP/Federal Reporting
Topics: 
Child Outcomes
Topics: 
Family Outcomes