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Data Management and Analysis

Making Use of Evaluation Data

Early Childhood 2010: Innovation for the Next Generation (Cohort I & II)
August 5, 2010 - 11:00am - 12:15pm

State teams focused on the dynamics and interaction between Project LAUNCH evaluators, project directors, and staff including the potential ways evaluators can work with program staff to implement

The Evaluation Center at Western Michigan University Web site

Western Michigan University

This Web site provides a wide range of tools and resources on evaluation including publications, bibliographies, and glossaries of evaluation terms.

Center for Program Evaluation and Performance Measurement Web site

U.S. Department of Justice

This Web site provides resources for state and local agencies for planning and implementing program evaluations and for developing and collecting program performance measures to measure program per

Health, Education, and Child Welfare: Outcomes across Systems

Date/Time (ET): 
June 4, 2009 - 10:00am - 11:30am

Chapin Hall at the University of Chicago and the Urban Institute organized a forum on Health, Education, and Child Welfare: Measuring Outcomes across Systems.

Project LAUNCH 2008 New Grantee Conference

November 13, 2008
Rockville, MD

This first conference for the 2008 Project LAUNCH grantees aimed for them to understand the goals of and vision for the Project LAUNCH initiative; learn about federal requirements for Project LAUNC

Promoting Social, Emotional and Behavioral Outcomes of Young Children Served Under IDEA

Center on the Social and Emotional Foundations for Early Learning (CSEFEL)

This two-page brief discusses the necessity of social, emotional and behavioral outcomes in early childhood education.

Evaluating Early Care and Education Programs: A Review of Research Methods and Findings

Erickson Institute Herr Research Center for Children and Social Policy

This report presents a detailed review of the most notable recent or ongoing research studies that examine the relationship between early care and education (ECE) program participation and child de

National Cross-Site Evaluation

The cross-site evaluation (CSE) synthesizes evaluation findings across all Project LAUNCH grant sites to assess overall Project LAUNCH implementation at the state, community, and tribal levels, as well as outcomes for children, families, and systems.

The CSE addresses three over-arching evaluation questions linking the strategies and goals of Project LAUNCH:

Grantee-Specific Evaluation

Grantees design and carry out evaluation activities to assess the implementation of their Project LAUNCH projects and to determine the outcomes associated with project activities within their states, tribes, communities, and the District of Columbia.