Improving Systems, Practices and Outcomes

Staff Bio

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Allison Jones, Orelena Hawks Puckett Institute

Allison Jones has worked in the field of early childhood for 20 years in the areas of childcare, state pre-k, early intervention, technical assistance, and research. As a Research Associate with the Orelena Hawks Puckett Institute, Allison has collaborated on several federally-funded initiatives aimed to support practitioners and families of young children with disabilities. Ms. Jones's work scope involves the development of tools, resources, training, and technical assistance to support the adoption of evidence-based practices used in the home, classroom, and state-wide professional development to increase positive child and family outcomes.

Early Childhood Technical Assistance Center

  • CB 8040
  • Chapel Hill, NC 27599-8040
  • phone: 919.962.2001
  • fax: 919.966.7463
  • email:

The ECTA Center is a program of the FPG Child Development Institute of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, funded through cooperative agreement number H326P120002 from the Office of Special Education Programs, U.S. Department of Education. Opinions expressed herein do not necessarily represent the Department of Education's position or policy.

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