This updated collection of IDEA Part B data references brings essential information about IDEA data requirements together in one place. This includes essential contacts, EDFacts due dates, the 618 data collection and submission timeline, quick links, frequently used acronyms and abbreviations, and SPP/APR indicator data sources. Both new data managers and experienced state staff who work with IDEA data should find the resource useful.
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Format: Applications and Spreadsheets618 Data Collection Calendar
Who doesn't love a good calendar? This tool serves as a reference for states as they plan for the timely and accurate submission of their 618 data collections. Simply select a month to view the data collection and corresponding tasks and activities for that month, or select a report to view a monthly breakdown of activities and related resources.
Format: Reference MaterialsAPR Indicator Data Sources
Do you need a table that connects each SPP/APR Indicator with its required data source? This is that.
Format: ToolkitsSEA Data Processes Toolkit
Using the SEA Data Processes Toolkit to document data processes for all 616 and 618 data collections will establish a well-managed process for data collection, validation, and submission. In collaboration with IDC State Liaisons, states can use the toolkit to create and maintain a culture of high-quality data and establish and support consistent practices that produce valid and reliable data, while building the capacity of state staff.