Back-to-Basics on Meeting IDEA Section 618 Public Reporting Requirements
In this webinar, participants will learn what the IDEA Section 618 public reporting requirements are and what IDC resources are available to help them understand and meet the requirements. Presenters will discuss IDC’s infographic on Section 618 Public Reporting Requirements, the Part B and Part C Public Reporting Modules of IDC’s IDEA Data Training Modules, and IDEA Section 618 Public Reporting Data Element Checklists for Part B and Part C—tools that states can use to clarify what they are required to publicly report (including public reporting best practices), how they can report, timelines they need to meet, and how privacy issues can affect public reporting efforts. Presenters will demonstrate how states can use the IDC Public Reporting Tool to link to visual displays of their state-level OSEP published data, which they can disseminate to stakeholders and use to fulfill public reporting requirements. In addition, presenters will discuss how public reporting can go beyond meeting compliance requirements to be part of a larger systems approach to making data accessible to the public and usable for multiple purposes The webinar will offer basic information about meeting state 618 public reporting requirements for state staff who are new to their positions or are interested in a refresher on the topic.
- 618 Data
- Public Reporting of IDEA Data
- Part B
- Part C