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Have You Registered for IDC’s Webinar on FFY 2019 SSIP Writing?

There’s a spot just for you during our webinar on Writing Your FFY 2019 SSIP: Continuity and Change...

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Delivering TA in a Changing Environment—Making It Work!

The COVID-19 pandemic has created unprecedented educational challenges across the country. Despite...

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FFY 2020-25 Part B SPP/APR Changes at a Glance

The FFY 2020-25 Part B SPP/APR Changes at a Glance resource provides a quick overview of indicator...

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For FFY 2020 SPP/APR, What Data Will States Report?

The For FFY 2020 SPP/APR, What Data Will States Report? is a graphic display of each indicator and...

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OSEP Fast Facts
OSEP Announces New Fast Facts

OSEP release two new Fast Facts that take a closer look at their IDEA 618 data on race and ethnicity...

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Celebrate the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act's 45th Anniversary

November 29, 2020, marks the 45th anniversary of President Gerald Ford signing the Education for All...

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2020-2025 SPP/APR Package Now Available 

OSEP released the APR Information Collection Package (Federal Fiscal Years 2020–2025 SPP/APR Package...

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The Interactive Institutes 2020 Page

The Interactive Institutes 2020 – Building and Sustaining a Culture of High-Quality Data page...

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Data Managers Collection

This collection provides direct access to resources and links that are regularly updated to meet the specific needs of data managers.

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It is exciting to work with a state and support systems change to improve data quality, analysis, and use. I learn from states, and they learn from IDC. Together, we improve the system.

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Operationalizing Your SSIP Evaluation: A Self-Assessment Tool

State staff can use this tool to gauge their team’s progress on key components necessary for fully executing their SSIP evaluation plan and to identify action steps needed to realize the greatest benefit from their evaluation efforts.

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Considerations for Making Changes to SIMR Baseline and Targets

This paper addresses questions Part B state agencies should ask when setting their original baselines and targets in order for the data to reflect accurately the children and families they are serving. 

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Blueprint for Success: Using Your Theory of Action to Guide SSIP Implementation and Evaluation

This webinar emphasized the role of the SSIP theory of action in guiding implementation and evaluation activities throughout the cycle of the SSIP. 

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Access Public IDEA Data

Access Public IDEA Data

U.S. Department of Education website offers current and historical data and products.

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Interactive Public Reporting Engine

This tool provides an interactive way for states to meet federally mandated IDEA data public reporting requirements.

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