These online modules were developed to help orient new Part B Data Managers to their roles and responsibilities. The modules are also useful reference tools and refreshers for experienced Data Managers. We recommend that new Part B Data Managers complete the modules in sequence.
**ARCHIVED** These modules are current as of June 2012. They do not reflect the submission process or technical assistance services that will be offered to states after September 30, 2012. All other information is accurate as of September 30, 2012.
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Module 1: Overview of the IDEA Part B Data Collections
This module reviews the legislative foundations for the data collections, two common categories that apply to all data collections, an overview of the Part B data collections and reporting periods, and DAC’s Technical Assistance services.
Module 2: Submitting Data and More
This module reviews the data collections due in February: Child Count and Educational Environments.
Module 3: February Data Collections
This module reviews Data Submission, DANS, EDFacts, Data Flags, Data Notes, and more.
Module 4: May Data Collections
This module reviews the data collection due in May: Maintenance of Effort Reduction and coordinating Early Intervening Services
Module 5: November Data Collections
This module reviews the data collections due in November: Personnel, Exiting, Discipline, Dispute Resolution.
Module 6: December Data Collections
This module reviews the data collection due in December: Assessment.
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