IDC provides a wide range of resources for a broad state audience. IDC designed this page to meet the unique needs of data managers.
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Sarah Walters is a TA Specialist with IDC. She works in partnership with IDC State Liaisons to help states build capacity for collecting, reporting, analyzing, and using high-quality IDEA data, specializing in Section 619 data. To her IDC work, Sarah brings over 27 years of experience in direct service provision; training and technical assistance; and leadership at the local, state, and national levels within the fields of early childhood education, early intervention, and special education.
This collection of quick reference materials brings essential information about IDEA data requirements together in one place. These resources are valuable for new data managers, but are also useful for experienced state staff who work with IDEA data.
A list of EDFacts due dates for SY 2020-21. IDC updates this list annually, and it contains dates for both EDFacts Submission System (ESS) files and EMAPS submissions.Read More
A table that connects each SPP/APR Indicator with its required data source.Read More
A list of frequently used acronyms pertaining to EDFacts and IDEA.Read More
This resource is a list of IDC produced Part B tools and products arranged by topic area. The list provides a brief description and link to each tool or product. Users can quickly scan for useful tools and products to ensure that they have explored all of the many Part B available resources that IDC has produced.Read More
A graphic illustrating how different IDEA data collections can span multiple years and how a state may be working simultaneously with data from multiple school years.Read More
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